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  • Five Things Kate Flanagan Said

    Published: Sun 23 Jun 2019 11:18AM EDT Comments: 4

    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 Kate Flanagan, who volunteers on the Fanlore Committee.


  • 2019 OTW Election Candidates Announcement

    Published: Mon 17 Jun 2019 12:04PM EDT Comments: 4

    The OTW is pleased to announce the following candidates for the 2019 Election (in alphabetical order by given name):


  • May 2019 Newsletter, Volume 135

    Published: Thu 13 Jun 2019 12:03PM EDT Comments: 59

    Recently, the Archive of Our Own has received an influx of new Chinese users, a result of tightening content restrictions on other platforms. We would like to extend our warmest welcome to them, and remind everyone that our committees are working to make AO3 as accessible as possible in languages other than English.