Saturday, August 1, 2015

What "selfies" tell us about ourselves and how others see us

NPR
By Ramona Martinez

Although not every selfie is art, the selfie is tangential to the traditional self-portrait. The selfie is a way to quickly relate: Where you are, how you are feeling, perhaps what is happening? The selfie is a way for you to have control over how others see you, and to be seen. The selfie is a way to challenge unfair beauty standards. [link]