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Wikipedia edit-a-thon with Wa Na Wari and The Black Lunch Table
July 31, 2021 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 am PDT
This is a great opportunity to improve the visibility of Black artists in the PNW by writing and editing Wikipedia articles.
12pm-1pm: Online Training on how to edit and create Wikipedia pages
1pm-3pm: Drop-In Online Wikipedia Editing
Register at bit.ly/BLTEditSeattle
The Black Lunch Table (BLT) is an oral-history archiving project focused on the lives and work of black artists. The work of the Black Lunch Table includes oral archiving, salons, peer teaching workshops, meetups, and Wikipedia edit-a-thons. The BLT brings people together to engage in dialogues about the writing, recording, and promoting inclusive art history. One aim of the Black Lunch Table project is to address the racial and gender bias on Wikipedia by encouraging Wikipedia articles about African American artists.