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Black History Everyday Wikipedia Editathon @ BMCC with BLT + Wiki NYC

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Borough of Manhattan Community College

199 Chambers Street

New York, NY 10007

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Wikimedia New York City + Black Lunch Table (BLT) at Borough of Manhattan Community College will create, update, and improve Wikipedia articles pertaining to visual artists of the African Diaspora and beyond for our Black History Every Day event. Together we will create historical documents that respond to the urgent need for a reconstruction of the historical record.

All are invited, with no specialized knowledge of the subject or Wikipedia editing experience required. A brief overview of the basics of Wikipedia editing will be given at the start of the edit-a-thon. Snacks provided

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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Please bring a picture ID for entry to BMCC campus.

What can I bring into the event?

Some workstations available on first-come, first-served basis, or you can bring your own laptop! And bring a friend!

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

email info (at) blacklunchtable.com for any questions or more info.

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Borough of Manhattan Community College

199 Chambers Street

New York, NY 10007

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