Digital Studies 101

A common resource for Digital Studies at UMW.

Selfies

“Selfie” was Oxford’s word of the year for 2013, and it hasn’t seemed to slow down in terms of its popularity and ubiquitousness. So, what is it about taking and sharing pictures of ourselves that is so attractive to us?

Goals:

  • Develop a critical understanding of selfie culture
  • Practice negotiating and curating digital identity

Suggested Tasks:

Suggested Readings:

Anything on this list.

See also:

Slack Channel: selfies

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