Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-12 Thread Florence Devouard
Hello Small update on the #shesaid initiative :) Camelia Boban volunteers to host a webinar in the next few days, to explain Wikiquote to anyone interested. This is part of the #SheSaid initiative to enter valuable quotes from notable women on #wikiquote. If interested in knowing more about

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-09 Thread Florence Devouard
Le 07/11/2020 à 15:56, Shlomi Fish a écrit : Hi Florence and all! Sorry for the late reply; see below for the text. [One note first: despite what the "i" suffix may imply to English speakers, I am a (genetic, non-trans/etc.) male. "Shlomi Fish" is my real and legal name, but I also have

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-07 Thread Shlomi Fish
Hi Florence and all! Sorry for the late reply; see below for the text. [One note first: despite what the "i" suffix may imply to English speakers, I am a (genetic, non-trans/etc.) male. "Shlomi Fish" is my real and legal name, but I also have adopted or been called by several nicknames, some of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-03 Thread Camelia Boban
Thank you, Florence & Isla. Here is the Italian page : we wrote Kamala Harris article (just think that now in Wikiquote, with the Italian version, are only 3 entries) and Amy

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-03 Thread Florence Devouard
If your mom satisfies notability and sourcing requirements, yes : In truth... not always so simple... On another note, If you have ideas of women and super cool quotes to feature on the promotional postcards, feel free to drop ideas in the talk page. Would be lovely to have women from

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-03 Thread Isaac Olatunde
Hello Flo, This is a fantastic initiative. Please let me know how I can provide support for you and the team. With kind regards Isaac On Tue, 3 Nov 2020, 16:13 Samuel Patton, wrote: > I love this, and will gladly participate via my personal account! > > *"It's not the last couch you'll ever

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-03 Thread Samuel Patton
I love this, and will gladly participate via my personal account! *"It's not the last couch you'll ever buy."* ~ My mom, always a pragmatist, abundantly notable in my hometown. #SheSaid On Tue, Nov 3, 2020 at 8:41 AM Rajeeb wrote: > Great to hear from you Florence and actually we all are

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-03 Thread Rajeeb
Great to hear from you Florence and actually we all are grateful that you came up with such an awesome initiative, definitely, I will participate and will share with the broader community. Namaste, Rajeeb. On Tue, 3 Nov 2020 at 16:27, Samuel Guebo wrote: > Hello Florence, > That's a superb

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-03 Thread Samuel Guebo
Hello Florence, That's a superb initiative! Cheers, Samuel On Tue, Nov 3, 2020 at 7:10 AM Natacha Rault via Wikimedia-l < wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org> wrote: > Yup cos this quote has been on my contributor page on Fr Wiki for quite a > long time. > Thanks for setting this up Anthere! > I

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-02 Thread Natacha Rault via Wikimedia-l
Yup cos this quote has been on my contributor page on Fr Wiki for quite a long time. Thanks for setting this up Anthere! I made my first contribution thanks to #shesaid on a famous quote of Monique Wittig, a renowned French author (Les Guérillères, l’Oppoponax). Warm regards, Nattes à chat

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-02 Thread Sailesh Patnaik
I will echo Shani, this is really amazing Florence. I started looking for some quotes to add after seeing this email. Best! *Sailesh Patnaik *"*ଶୈଳେଶ ପଟ୍ଟନାୟକ**"* https://www.linkedin.com/in/sailesh-patnaik-551a10b4 *Twitter*: @saileshpat On Tue, Nov 3, 2020 at 12:18 PM Shani Evenstein

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-02 Thread Shani Evenstein
This is really great, Flo! Hope many join this initiative and we are able to improve these stats. Thanks for leading this important work. Shani. On Tue, 3 Nov 2020, 06:37 Heather Knox via Wikimedia-l, < wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org> wrote: > This is wonderful! Thank you for putting the time

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-02 Thread Heather Knox via Wikimedia-l
This is wonderful! Thank you for putting the time into this project, it will make a difference!I noticed the significant gender imbalance on Wikiquote a few years ago and attempted to get involved but found the systems impenetrable. I'll definitely look again now that there is a focused effort

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-02 Thread Brad Patrick
Merci beaucoup. We need it. From: Florence Devouard Date: Monday, November 2, 2020 at 10:10 PM To: Wikimedia Mailing List , Brad Patrick Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid Lol Brad. Side note lot's of activity on https://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Kamala_Harris recently... Bon courage

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-02 Thread Florence Devouard
-To: *Wikimedia Mailing List *Date: *Monday, November 2, 2020 at 8:58 PM *To: *Wikimedia Mailing List *Subject: *[Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid Did you know that quote "/I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it."/ was authored by a woman ? Do yo

Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-02 Thread Brad Patrick
[Standing ovation!] Fantastic, Anthere. Thank you.  From: Wikimedia-l on behalf of Florence Devouard Reply-To: Wikimedia Mailing List Date: Monday, November 2, 2020 at 8:58 PM To: Wikimedia Mailing List Subject: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid Did you know that quote "I disapprove of wha

[Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-02 Thread Florence Devouard
Did you know that quote "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." was authored by a woman ? Do you know how many entries on Wikiquote are about women versus Men ? 14639 men entries... for 2977 women entries... Suprised ? I am happy to announce