Wendy Red Star, "Ashkaamne (matrilineal inheritance)," 2019 Call to Action art commission.
In a 2011 survey, the Wikimedia Foundation found that less than 10% of its contributors identify as women. This lack of inclusive participation has led to an alarming gap of content in the world’s most popular online research tool.
Art+Feminism’s Edit-a-thons and other initiatives make an impact on the gender gap through crucial improvements to gender, feminism and art related subjects on Wikipedia. Since 2014, Art+Feminism edit-a-thons have taken place across the world, creating and improving over 11,000 articles.
Go to the Pratt Art + Feminism dashboard
Login with your Wikipedia username/password (or create an account)
Click 'Join program' under the Actions box
If you have 60 minutes or less add citations to existing articles
If you have 90 minutes or more, add a well cited paragraph to an article
"Wikipedia:Ten Simple Rules for Editing Wikipedia." Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Ten_Simple_Rules_for_Editing_Wikipedia. Accessed 9 Oct 2018.