Posted: February 23, 2018
Improve Wikipedia... and enjoy free pizza and coffee!
You've been using Wikipedia for years, why not make it a better resource for everyone?
Wikipedia Art + Feminism Edit-a-thon
Tues Mar 6
LB119 (inside the Library)
Wikimedia’s gender trouble is well-documented. While the
reasons for the gender gap are up for debate, the practical effect of this
disparity is not. Content is skewed by the lack of female participation. This
represents an alarming absence in an increasingly important repository of
Let’s change that. Join us for a communal updating of
Wikipedia entries on subjects related to art and feminism.
We will provide
tutorials for the beginner Wikipedian. People of all gender identities and
expressions are invited to participate. Please bring your laptop, power cord
and ideas for entries that need updating or creation. We'll have some spare devices for those who can't bring their own.
Also: there will be free pizza and coffee/tea!