The SeaGL cfp is open! SeaGL welcomes new speakers! This year it wants tech talks, culture talks, performance art and FLOSS topics
Talks are 20 minutes with 10 min for Q&A
#SeaGL again holds office hours if you'd like some help or encouragement for your talk proposals, every Wednesday at noon Pacific between July 22 and August 19
cfp closes August 19th
SeaGL is November 13th - 14th
Would you like to help PR for a great virtual FLOSS conference? I'm chair of SeaGL's PR and outreach committee
SeaGL is a volunteer run, grassroots conference usually in Seattle, this year we will be online
We are actively seeking assistance for the committee and also ambassadors to help us communicate with other community organzation
Please contact me if you're interested in helping out
For Juneteenth, a story about George Washington's teeth. https://firesidefiction.com/the-secret-lives-of-the-nine-negro-teeth-of-george-washington
FLOSS for human language learning?
Any recommendations for Free Software to learn a language? Preferably something in debian or F-Droid repos
Need some refreshes on a couple languages
Need something for language learning rather than just vocabulary trainers like flashcard apps
Hmm, Nexcloud module would work, too
Some good music from a good man. Aaron English & Aerin Tedesco: "All the Waters of This World" (Live @ Old Town School of Folk Music) https://invidio.us/watch?v=Z7E_515KqrE
Today at 2pm ET/6pm UT: instead of licensing or copyleft this week, we'll be discussing how to dismantle systemic racism in free software. #conservancy on freenode, https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2020/mar/12/virtualchat/
Know your rights when you share your hard work! Guest post on my blog: https://adammonsen.com/post/1938/
Free software is about _freedom_. Support the FSF today. https://my.fsf.org/join?referrer=75300
I modded a cabinet to better hold our SOHO networking gear. https://adammonsen.com/post/1927/
This coming Thursday, our Executive Director @o0karen0o will be presenting at Vent-Con about medical devices and software freedom. #osventcon https://medium.com/@RobertLeeRead/vent-con-2020-an-open-source-ventilator-conference-19879c53cca4
I just learned the video is up of "Countering Imposter Syndrome Culture", Sage's 2019 SeaGL keynote! There are lots of talks for people who have imposter syndrome, but this talk tells you how to avoid triggering imposter syndrome in others. https://archive.org/details/imposter_202001
I got to talk about using Karen powers for good!
SeaGL organization meeting today at 17:00 Seattle time ( a little less than 2 hours from post time )
#SeaGL will be a virtual conference this year, so even more reason for remote participation in putting on the conference
My socials were fairly quiet while presenting at #LibrePlanet2020 and while that flow hasn't been fully assembled, here's a message from @firstname.lastname@example.org to pass along! Enter the Free Software Foundation's virtual raffle: refer friends for an annual membership and you could win prizes donated for the #LibrePlanet2020 conference raffle, including a laptop, a $200 gift certificate, a custom #GNU Press Shop bundle, and more! Learn more at https://u.fsf.org/31z #bigandlittleFfree #spreadtheword #speakerlife
Video call? Hopefully Jitsi. If you're stuck with Zoom, here's how to join without installing their apps.
@SeaGL 2020 will be on the line. Save the date: https://seagl.org/news/2020/05/05/virtualconf-2020.html
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