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Join the MIT Libraries for our 2018 Art+Feminism Wikipedia edit-a-thon, focused on artists’ books and the artists who make them. Join us for a talk about artists' books in the MIT Libraries collection. Then learn about how to edit Wikipedia, the world's largest encyclopedia, and join a global movement seeking to improve coverage of women artists and art.

For more information, see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/Boston/MIT_Art%2BFeminism_2018 

Schedule: ‚Äč

  • 1:00-1:30pm - settle in, introduction to resources, creating Wikipedia ccounts

  • 1:30-2:00pm - talk by Anna Boutin-Cooper, Librarian for SA+P at MIT about artists’ books in the MIT Libraries collection

  • 2:00pm-2:30pm -- Wikipedia editing training

  • 2:30-4:00pm -- Edit Wikipedia! Assistance from experienced editors will be available.

 

Snacks will be provided, and all are welcome.

Date:
Friday, March 30, 2018
Time:
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
14N-132 (DIRC)
Registration has closed.

Event Organizer

Greta Suiter
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Anna Boutin-Cooper
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Phoebe Ayers