Technology. Education. Wikipedia. Cinema. Photography. Woman.
Noopur Raval crawls the interwebs to produce accounts of techno-cultures. She currently works at the Access to Knowledge team at CIS in India and is pursuing her PhD in Cinema Studies at JNU, New Delhi.
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This talk is about my experience with promoting Wikipedia in Indian languages, OpenGLAM projects in India and the problems I've encountered. I also want to draw parallels to how the encyclopedia project itself, especially online works on notions of rough consensus, thereby articulating a specific political position for the community and reflecting a world view through the knowledge they produce.