EuroPython 2015: Django Girls Workshop

beliavsky at beliavsky at
Fri Apr 17 21:35:20 CEST 2015

On Friday, April 17, 2015 at 1:25:51 PM UTC-4, M.-A. Lemburg wrote:
> We are happy to announce that we will be hosting a Django Girls Workshop
> during the EuroPython 2015. It will take place on 20th of July, the
> first day of the conference.
> We believe in the work that this group is doing to bring more women
> into technology, and we will work towards making EuroPython 2015
> enjoyable and welcoming for these beginner programmers.

If your target audience is women, I think you should have termed it the Django Womens Workshop rather than the Django Girls Workshop. Referring to adults as children can be seen as condescending.

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