Week 8: The Collaborative Web

October 18

 

Read and Discuss:

View:  Heavy Metal Umlaut: the Movie

Blog post: analyze three related Wikipedia pages (they can be on WWI or a subject of your choice).  Discuss the debates that are raised in their “talk” sections.

Optional: experiment with editing or creating a Wikipedia entry.  For some tips on how to do this see:

Start page for texted-based instructions for editing in Wikipedia

Start page for video-based instructions for editing in Wikipedia