EuroPython 2015: Django Girls Workshop

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Sat Apr 18 04:17:17 CEST 2015

On Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:31:42 +0300, Marko Rauhamaa <marko at>

>beliavsky at
>> 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.
>You got it wrong. The name is not offensive. However, it suffers from
>two serious problems:
> * You might think it's for children only.
> * The name's missing an apostrophe.

They are not girls, they are purple penguins.  PC can be taken too

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