Submissions/Recovery of Lost Art

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Submission no. 5030 - L4, GO
Title of the submission
Recovery of Lost Art
Type of submission
lightning talk
Author of the submission
Alex Liberman
type of submission
Lightning talk
Language of presentation
Engish, French
E-mail address
Country of origin
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Dan Liberman Fine Art
Personal homepage or blog
Abstract (up to 300 words to describe your proposal)
I will recount how a painting looted by the Nazis from the National Museum collection in Warsaw during World War II was returned to Poland in 2012 with the help of Wikipedia
What will attendees take away from this session?
Attendees will see a use case of how wikipedia can be used to recover lost art
Theme of presentation
For workshops and discussions, what level is the intended audience?
Length of session (if other than 25 minutes, specify how long)
15 minutes
Will you attend Wikimania if your submission is not accepted?
Slides or further information (optional)
slideshow at
Special requests
Submission is a Draft

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