Queering Wikipedia Editathon 2 – 22nd July – TOM House – LA

17th July 2012, 12:56 pm

TOM OF FINLAND (Finnish, 1920 – 1991) Untitled (Preliminary drawing for #85.11), 1985 Graphite on paper, 16.63” x 11.75” ToFF #0960, © 1985 Tom of Finland Foundation

Come by the Tom of Finland Foundation Library on the 22nd of July to participate in our second wikipedia editathon!

The library will provide access to a unique collection for reference purposes, to edit and create Queer/LGBTQIA Wikipedia content.



There will be a world class Wikipedian (who was at the Wikipedia conference at the Alexandria Library in Egypt!) teaching the editing workshop, so for those of you who want to learn how to edit Wikipedia please arrive by 1:30pm.

All folks welcomed; BYO machine (laptop, tablet,smart phone, ipad, etc.). Please feel free to bring your own material to work from (books, articles, etc). There are books from the Foundation Library that folks can use, but if you have any specific subject/individual in mind please bring along the (secondary source) info and we will help you upload/edit to Wikipedia. 

1:00 – 5:00 pm
Sunday, 22nd July, 2012

Please contact Katie at kherzog@TomOfFinlandFoundation.org

Tom of Finland Foundation Library
TOM House
Echo Park

Published: 17th July 2012

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