Submissions/Women on Wikipedia
After careful consideration, the Programme Committee has decided not to accept the below submission at this time. Thank you to the author(s) for participating in the Wikimania 2014 programme submission, we hope to still see you at Wikimania this August.
- Submission no. 1108
- Title of the submission
- Women on Wikipedia
- Type of submission (discussion, hot seat, panel, presentation, tutorial, workshop)
- Author of the submission
- Jane Darnell
- E-mail address
- Country of origin
- USA, but I live in the Netherlands
- Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
- Personal homepage or blog
- Abstract (at least 300 words to describe your proposal)
- Wikipedia's gendergap is well documented. Only 6% of the contributors to the Dutch Wikipedia are women, and the English Wikipedia only scores a little better at 12%. As an active contributor to the art pages on Wikimedia projects, I decided to look at the gendergap in my corner of the Wikipedia universe. I look at the problem from 3 angles: Women who contribute, women's biographies and their artworks, and women in the sources.
- WikiCulture & Community
- Length of session (if other than 30 minutes, specify how long)
- 30 minutes
- Will you attend Wikimania if your submission is not accepted?
- Slides or further information (optional)
- I gave versions of this presentation at the Wikimedia Conference in Utrecht in November 2013 and again at the Art & Feminism edit-a-thon in Amsterdam in February 2014.
- Special requests
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