Wikipedia:Meetup/Philadelphia/ArtAndFeminism 2016/Saint Joseph's University
|When and Where|
|Date||Saturday, February 27, 2016|
|Time||9:00 am – 10:45 EST am|
11:00 am – 1:30 pm EST
|Address||Saint Joseph's University|
Lecture in McShain Hall
in the Large Lapsley Room
333 City Avenue.
Edit-a-thon in the Wachterhauser Seminar Room on the 2nd Floor of the Post Learning Commons in the Drexel Library, across the street from McShain Hall.
|City, State||Philadelphia, PA 19066|
NOTE: LOCATION CHANGE, the edit-a-thon will now be held in the Wachterhauser Seminar Room on the 2nd Floor of the Post Learning Commons in the Drexel Library, across the street from McShain Hall. The lecture will still be held in McShain Hall.
- Date: Saturday, February 27, 2016
- Time: 9:00 am – 10:45 am and 11:00 am - 1:30 pm EST (see schedule below)
- Location: Saint Joseph's University, McShain Hall in the Large Lapsley Room, 5th floor, 333 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19066 (NOTE: edit-a-thon has been moved to the Wachterhauser Seminar Room on the 2nd Floor of the Post Learning Commons in the Drexel Library, across the street from McShain Hall)
- Host: Rachael Sullivan with funding from the Women's Center, Communication Studies Department, and Beautiful Social Research Collaborative at SJU
Dr. Michelle Moravec (digital humanist, blogger, and Associate Professor of American History/Women and Gender Studies at Rosemont College) will begin the day with a lecture entitled “Write Women Back Into History.” Dr. Moravec will talk about interventions into women’s history on Wikipedia as part of a long history of efforts by non-historians to write women back into our understanding of the past.
Join us for coffee from 9-9:30 AM, lecture from 9:30-10:45 AM, and edit-a-thon from 11 AM – 1:30 PM. Lunch is included for edit-a-thon participants!
Please bring a laptop or tablet to the edit-a-thon.
No technical expertise or previous experience editing Wikipedia required.
Lunch is included for all edit-a-thon participants, but please register.
Prior to the event:
- Please register
- Do you have a Wikipedia User Name?
- No? Create a Wikipedia account
- Yes? Go to Step #3
- Sign up! Add your Wikipedia User Name to the #Participants section by clicking the blue button below (follow instructions). Your name will be added to the bottom of this page
List of articles to edit
Below is a list of articles that would benefit from edits and expansion or creation during the edit-a-thon.
- Amy Goodloe - influential in creating resources online for lesbians in the 1990s. created lesbian.org, first website for lesbians. Possible sources: The Internet for Women and interview here
- Rosie Cross - founder of Australian geekgirl magazine. Possible sources: The Internet for Women or Virtual Nation
- GLOradio was "The Number One Webcasting Service for the Global Lesbian, Gay, Bi & Transgender Community" in the 1990s.
- Tania Katan queer author, playwright, activist, breast cancer survivor, created #ItWasNeverADress -- Her memoir My One-Night Stand With Cancer has received the Stonewall Book Award, Publishing Triangle Award, and Lambda Literary Award.
- Jes Baker is a blogger, body positive activist, and author of Things No One Will Tell Fat Girls.
- Body positive movement should exist, don't you think? possible sources: "Towards a Radical Body Positive" and "Mom bares body, heart to teach lesson in self-love"
- Original Six, a group of women directors who created the Women’s Steering Committee of the Director’s Guild of America, to protest against gender discrimination in Hollywood and support female employment on film and television sets at the directing level.
Resources for editing
Alphabetical by first letter
- Blood: Water Mission -- Kelssbeth (talk)
- Centre Georges Pompidou -- ScarlettNumber (talk)
- Chantal Akerman -- Maria12199 (talk)
- Dorothy Allison -- Kailee Fisher (talk)
- Else Frenkel-Brunswik -- Maria12199 (talk)
- Gertrude Stein -- Suchknowledge (talk)
- Guerrilla Girls -- ScarlettNumber (talk)
- Gus Lee -- Kelssbeth (talk)
- Haim (band) -- Sl595583 (talk)
- Jena Lee Nardella -- Nenderica (talk), Kelssbeth (talk), Kailee Fisher (talk)
- Jes Baker -- Abwoerth (talk), Samantha digiuseppe (talk), Kailee Fisher (talk), BrillLyle (talk) -- got out of AfD #yay
- Lucy Ella Moten -- Dthomsen8 (talk), Mary Mark Ockerbloom (talk)
- Megumi Igarashi -- Sl595583 (talk), Xuanleigh (talk), Dthomsen8 (talk)
- Otelia Cromwell -- Jannekenls (talk), Kailee Fisher (talk)
- Rosie Cross -- Kailee Fisher (talk), Dthomsen8 (talk)
Alphabetical by first letter
- Annot (artist) -- Mary Mark Ockerbloom (talk)
- Danielle Haim -- Sl595583 (talk), Bonnie13J (talk)
- Lucy Ella Moten -- Lyonspen (talk)
- Syme, Rachel (February 26, 2016). "The Original Six: The Story of Hollywood's Forgotten Feminist Crusaders". Pacific Standard. Retrieved February 26, 2016.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to ArtAndFeminism 2016.|
- Abwoerth (talk) 16:22, 27 February 2016 (UTC)
- DThomsen8 (talk) 00:15, 21 February 2016 (UTC)
- jannekenls (talk) 16:25, 27 February 2016 (UTC)
- Kailee Fisher (talk) 16:24, 27 February 2016 (UTC)
- Kelssbeth (talk) 16:22, 27 February 2016 (UTC)
- lyonspen | (talk) 16:26, 27 February 2016 (UTC)
- Maria12199 (talk) 16:23, 27 February 2016 (UTC)
- Mary Mark Ockerbloom (talk) 14:30, 27 February 2016 (UTC) (worked remotely)
- Nenderica (talk) 16:23, 27 February 2016 (UTC)
- ScarlettNumber (talk) 16:27, 27 February 2016 (UTC)
- Sl595583 (talk) 16:23, 27 February 2016 (UTC)
- RLS (talk) 04:52, 23 February 2016 (UTC)
- Xuanleigh (talk) 16:16, 27 February 2016 (UTC)