DiscoverThe World According to WikipediaS2 Ep17: Representation on Wikipedia
S2 Ep17: Representation on Wikipedia

S2 Ep17: Representation on Wikipedia

Update: 2021-07-28
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In this episode, we will talk to Evelin Heidel, also known as Scann, a member of Creative Commons who has worked with Open GLAM projects for a number of years.



Rebecca explains why there are no vampires on Wikipedia (The No Biting rule).  



We discuss the way images are used on Wikipedia and the differences in representation between the different language Wikipediaes  
Examples:

https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cambio_clim%C3%A1tico_en_%C3%81frica

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_change_in_Africa



Our Wiki Hero this week is the WPWP project - Wikipedia Pages Wanting Photos





Logo design by Trish O'Flaherty: https://www.trishoflahertydesign.com/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/world_wikipedia

Website: https://www.headstuff.org/the-world-according-to-wikipedia/



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S2 Ep17: Representation on Wikipedia

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