Wikipedia:Meetup/Toronto/ArtAndFeminism May 4, 2016

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Art Gallery of Ontario Wikipedia Meetup
Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon at AGO, Toronto 13.jpg
2015 Art+Feminism edit-a-thon at AGO
When and Where
DateWednesday, May 4, 2016
Time5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tutorial from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
AddressArt Gallery of Ontario Library & Archives
317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, Ontario
CANADA M5T 1G4

Event details[edit]

Special focus on topics related to photography and feminism.

  • Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
  • Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm (Tutorial from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm)
  • Venue: Art Gallery of Ontario Library & Archives, 317 Dundas Street West, Toronto, Ontario CANADA M5T 1G4. AGO event page
  • Cost: Free
  • Participants: No Wikipedia editing experience necessary; as needed throughout the event, tutoring will be provided for Wikipedia newcomers. Female editors are particularly encouraged to attend.
  • RSVP by signing your username below! If you are unfamiliar with Wikipedia, you might try this training module which will help explain a lot of things, including how to add your signature.
  • What to Bring: Attendees should bring their own laptops and power cords.
  • Twitter / Instagram / FaceBook Hashtag: #ArtAndFeminism
  • Event photos can be posted here

Confirmed attendees[edit]

  1. Mduvekot (talk) 22:23, 24 April 2016 (UTC)
  2. Artchivist1 (talk) 18:35, 28 April 2016 (UTC) (volunteer - ask me!)
  3. Ella Dawn 03:17, 30 April 2016 (UTC)
  4. Sjschen (talk) 17:30, 1 May 2016 (UTC)
  5. Sandra Rechico (talk) | (contribs) 18:13, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  6. Yoyoyeti (talk) 21:50, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  7. Antoniale (talk) 21:50, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  8. Adriming (talk) 21:52, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  9. Juliahuynh (talk) 21:53, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  10. Sandy Kemsley (talk) 21:55, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  11. Botheredandcold (talk) 22:18, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  12. Matthew Burpee (talk) 23:46, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  13. Connie L Crosby (talk) 23:47, 4 May 2016 (UTC)

Resources[edit]

Please see the central Toronto Art+Feminism meetup page for a list of possible topics, plus templates and other resources.

The AGO Library catalogue is great for finding resources for citations.

Articles to work on[edit]

This is a suggested list of topics for the May 4 event only, with a special focus on photography. As ever, you are welcome to write on other topics too, and please feel free to add to this list. Links in blue are existing articles which can be improved and/or expanded. Links in red are articles that do not yet exist and can be created.

See also the List of Canadian Women Photographers page for existing articles that may need improvement (and consider adding to this list!).

Results/outcomes[edit]

Articles created or in progress[edit]

  1. Lynda Gammon
  2. Lennox Grafton
  3. Draft:Spring Hurlbut

Articles improved[edit]

  1. Suzy Lake
  2. Barbara Astman
  3. Jo Spence
  4. K.M. Graham - draft article started in sandbox
  5. Jessica Eaton - added infobox
  6. Gisèle Lamoureux - added infobox
  7. Heidi Hollinger - added infobox
  8. Christine Welsh
  9. Susan Dobson - added infobox

External links[edit]