Wikipedia:WikiProject Arts/Live Art and Feminism editathon April 2014

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About the event

Each of the five tables took on a different artist or group of artists
Live Art, Feminism and Chocolate Easter Eggs, a winning combination!
Evening long table on Live Art and Feminism, hosted by Lois Weaver

The event will focus on editing pages of notable feminist live/performance artists whose Wikipedia articles are as yet incomplete or non-existent. We will have access to the archives of the Live Art Development Agency (LADA). As well as experts such as Professor Lois Weaver from Queen Mary University.

This is part of Restock Rethink Reflect 3 - Live Art, Feminism and Archives a collaboration between Queen Mary University and The Live Art Development Agency.

How do I prepare?
  • If you don't already have one, create a Wikipedia account
  • Bring a laptop (wi-fi will be provided), if you don't have a laptop then email jonathan.cardy@wikimedia.org.uk
  • Learn about editing if you like: w:en:Wikipedia:Tutorial, or Getting started on Wikipedia for more information
  • Alternatively print out and red pen a Wikipedia article in advance of the event and come along with a change that you would like to be shown how to make.
  • Tea, coffee and snacks will be provided by our hosts the Live Art Development Agency
  • In the evening, there was a long table event led by Lois Weaver on the subject of Live Art and Feminism (25 photos available - see link below).

Attendees

  1. AJK2014
  2. AleCianetti
  3. Alexandrina Hemsley
  4. Alexeisenberg
  5. Barbdean
  6. Bean2014
  7. Ediththeeditor
  8. Eleanor Massie
  9. Emrqm
  10. Helen stratford
  11. Jenharvie
  12. Liveart-scrolls
  13. Morphic Echo
  14. Sharmilawriter
  15. Sophie BC

Trainers

Below is the list of trainers that will be present on the day

  1. Jonathan Cardy (WMUK) (talk) 16:38, 5 February 2014 (UTC)
  2. Leutha (talk)
  3. Edwardx (talk) 12:02, 14 April 2014 (BST)
  4. CT Cooper · talk 16:11, 18 April 2014 (BST) Unwell, my apologies.
  5. RexxS (talk)

New articles

These articles were started on the day:

Developed articles

These articles were expanded and improved on the day:

Target List

Articles we want to start

Plus more listed here

Articles that need expansion

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Potential FA

It would be really nice if we could get one of those to Featured Article status in time to be featured on the main page of Wikipedia for International Women's day 2015

Disability

This event is wheelchair accessible. Hearing Loops are available (Wikimedia UK has bought a mobile hearing loop and would be delighted to provide if it needed, but please tell us two working days in advance so we can make sure it is at the event).

External links