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  • June 2020 Newsletter, Volume 147

    Published: Mon 06 Jul 2020 01:15PM EDT Comments: 6

    The OTW Board of Directors has been hard at work listening to and addressing the wide array of concerns about the OTW's internal and external approach to racism that came to light in the past month. The result of discussions was announced publicly. This is very much still a work-in-progress, and Board also set up an internal anonymous feedback form for all of our volunteers.


  • The OTW is Recruiting for Tag Wranglers

    Published: Wed 01 Jul 2020 03:10PM EDT Comments: 27

    Would you like to wrangle AO3 tags? Can you read and translate from Russian to English? The Organization for Transformative Works is recruiting!


  • Become a Member of the OTW and Vote in the 2020 Elections!

    Published: Sat 27 Jun 2020 07:53PM EDT Comments: 78

    It's almost election time! Being a member of the Organization for Transformative Works (OTW) means being able to vote for its Board of Directors. This helps affect how projects such as the Archive of Our Own, Fanlore, and Transformative Works and Cultures are run now and going forward. This year, our election for the Board of Directors will be held from August 14 to August 17. (Access the full Elections Timeline for 2020.)