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  • Five Things Nikki Bird Said

    Published: Thu 22 Mar 2018 11:41AM EDT Comments: 1

    Every month or so the OTW will be doing a Q&A with one of its volunteers about their experiences in the organization. The posts express each volunteer's personal views and do not necessarily reflect the views of the OTW or constitute OTW policy. Today's post is with Nikki Bird, who volunteers as a staffer in our Finance Committee.


  • February 2018 Newsletter, Volume 121

    Published: Thu 08 Mar 2018 01:03PM EST Comments: 10

    What do fanworks mean to us? Apparently quite a lot of things! #WhatFanworksMeantoMe was the most successful of the OTW's events for the 2018 celebration of International Fanworks Day on February 15th. Browse the hashtag on Twitter to experience all the different personal stories!


  • The OTW is Recruiting Tag Wranglers and Policy & Abuse Staff

    Published: Wed 07 Mar 2018 12:24PM EST Comments: 1

    Would you like to help wrangle tags or assist AO3 users by resolving complaints? The Organization for Transformative Works is recruiting!