Wikipedia:Meetup/NCL/ArtAndFeminism 2016/Newcastle Upon Tyne City Library

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Newcastle Upon Tyne
Art+Feminism Edit-a-thon
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When and Where
Date:Saturday, March 5, 2016
Time:11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Address:City Library
33 New Bridge Street West
IT Suite
City/State:Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX United Kingdom

The Wikipedia training and Edit-a-thon will take place in Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK.

Past events[edit]

Upcoming events[edit]

  • March 5, 2016: Newcastle Upon Tyne will also take part in the Global Edit-a-Thon on Saturday March 5, 2016 11:00 am – 4:00 pm @ Newcastle City Library.

Event information[edit]

  • Date: Saturday, March 5, 2016
  • Time: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne, City Library, 33 New Bridge Street West, IT Suite, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX United Kingdom

Please bring a laptop with you!

List of articles to edit[edit]

Below is a list of articles that would benefit from edits and expansion during the edit-a-thon.

See also: Wikipedia:Meetup/ArtAndFeminism/Tasks

List of nominated Inspiring BAMER Women in the North East[edit]

Extensive research and citation is needed for most of the figures below before we can create an individual page as a criteria of notability accepted under Wikipedia guidelines.

Notability Guidelines for: Authors, editors, journalists, filmmakers, photographers, artists, architects, and other creative professionals: Wikipedia:Notability (people)#Creative professionals

More information here on seeking reliable sources:

NOTE: There is possibility of a page not being accepted through Wikipedia. However, BAM!Sistahood! Project will accept all entries for their digital online Archive.

Resources for editing[edit]

Wikipedia:Notability (people)#Creative professionals


Articles that can be worked on

  1. Lalya Gaye - DRAFT
  2. Mariam Rezaei
  3. Nazli Tabatabai-Khatambakhsh
  4. Siddiqua Mazhar - DRAFT
  5. Simi Ali - DRAFT
  6. Sneha Solanki - DRAFT
  7. Umme Imam - researched
  8. The Angelou Centre

Articles improved[edit]

Alphabetical by first letter

  1. Nazli Tabatabai-Khatambakhsh Added links, category and corrections
  2. The Angelou Centre added links and category
  3. Mariam Rezaei added category

Articles created[edit]

Alphabetical by first letter

  1. Lalya Gaye
  2. Siddiqua Mazhar
  3. Sneha Solanki
  4. Sonic City Arts project page created
  5. The Angelou Centre
  6. Umme Imam Draft created follow link to update:

External links[edit]

Participants - Sign Up Here![edit]

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    Yes? Go to Step #2
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  1. Jo BamSistahood (talk) 17:27, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  2. Womenhistory0803 (talk) 22:08, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  3. Abybamsistahood (talk) 15.30, 5 March 2016 (UTC)
  4. Audesome (talk) 11:00, 5 March 2016 (UTC)

We also had 3 children and 3 guest visits.