User talk:Christopher D. Roy

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July 2013[edit]

Welcome to Wikipedia. Although everyone is welcome to contribute constructively to the encyclopedia, your addition of one or more external links to the page Mossi people has been reverted.
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African art[edit]

Re these changes, where do they all come from? They are totally unreferenced - what is "this study"? Please see WP:RS and WP:COPYVIO. You need to add citations to sources. As it stands the lengthy preamble is much too long for this summary article, & the whole thing might be better dispersed in other articles - Burkina Faso, Art of Burkina Faso, Mossi people, African mask etc, with just a brief summary here. Johnbod (talk) 14:25, 10 July 2013 (UTC)

The content was copied and pasted from here [1] Theroadislong (talk) 21:17, 10 July 2013 (UTC)
Which is "Copyright 2002 by Christopher D. Roy" - so will need rewriting to avoid self-copyvio, or a release of the copyright (somewhat fiddly). Johnbod (talk) 02:04, 11 July 2013 (UTC)

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Your submission at Articles for creation: Art of Burkina Faso (November 7)[edit]

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Your recent article submission to Articles for Creation has been reviewed! Unfortunately, it has not been accepted at this time. The reason left by SwisterTwister was: Please check the submission for any additional comments left by the reviewer. You are encouraged to edit the submission to address the issues raised and resubmit when they have been resolved.
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Possibly unfree File:A Winiama buffalo mask, Ivo family, village of Ouri, 1985.jpg[edit]

A file that you uploaded or altered, File:A Winiama buffalo mask, Ivo family, village of Ouri, 1985.jpg, has been listed at Wikipedia:Possibly unfree files because its copyright status is unclear or disputed. If the file's copyright status cannot be verified, it may be deleted. You may find more information on the file description page. You are welcome to add comments to its entry at the discussion if you object to the listing for any reason. Thank you. Eeekster (talk) 22:30, 7 November 2015 (UTC)

Your draft article, Draft:Art of Burkina Faso[edit]

Hello, Christopher D. Roy. It has been over six months since you last edited your Articles for Creation draft article submission, "Art of Burkina Faso".

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Thanks for your submission to Wikipedia, and happy editing. Onel5969 TT me 13:36, 22 May 2016 (UTC)