Common Work, Episode 1: Foundations

“Common Work: Learnings for the Future from Common Field” is a podcast and writing series exploring the history of our field, Common Field’s organizational journey, and the work that is shaping the future today.

This four-part series pairs podcast episodes with commissioned essays around four themes: Foundations, Common Field in Practice, Community Building is Culture, and Sustainability for the Future.

This is Episode 1: Foundations, with Roberto Bedoya, Sheetal Prajapati, James McAnally, and An Duplan.

Please find the “User Guide (PDF)” for this project and the companion essay and transcript for this episode “Governance through Sunsetting” by Sarah Williams and Jackie Clay at