Event Type: Workshops
Date
October 20, 2018

Location

Studio at Butler Library


Time
11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Event Organizer

Anupama Rao
Josue Chavez


Event Sponsor

Event Co-Sponsor(s)

The Office of the EVP
Dean of Humanities
Office of the Provost, Barnard
IRAAS
CCCT
MESAAS
The Society of Fellows and Heyman Center for the Humanities


Bahujan Pedia: Insurgency Online

(Part of the Ambedkar Annual Lecture and the Dalit Studies Initiative)

Wikipediathon for Rewriting Dalit History

Wikipediathon is hosted by Thenmozhi Soundarajan (Equality Labs) with the support of Josue David Chavez (ICLS). Co-sponsored by XP Methods

The Equality Labs team have been organizing Wikipedia Editathaons throughout India and U.S. These aim to improve Wikipedia’s coverage of Dalit people, events and issues, and to share Dalit contributions to history around the world. This particular editahaon will also explore a Wikipedia called “Bahujan Pedia” that will allow users to enter content including about the experience of caste in the diaspora gathered from a recently concluded caste survey

This particular Editathon will explore a wikipedia called “Bahujan Pedia” that will allow users to enter content and to map caste inequality and discrimination.

The Editathon will also be an opportunity to present results about the experience of caste in the diaspora, gathered from a recently concluded caste survey.

Space is limited, REGISTRATION REQUIRED at hello@equalitylabs.org

 The Heyman Center for the Humanities, Room B-101
74 Morningside Drive
New York, NY, 10027
  (212) 854-4541
  (212) 854-3099
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