Best of: Jia Tolentino on what happens when life is an endless performance
1:45:58 | Aug 3rd
The introduction to Jia Tolentino’s Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion, hit me hard. In her investigation of how American politics and culture had collapsed into “an unbearable supernova of pe...Show More
jennx recommended:Aug 14th
Really enjoyed this conversation on self delusion in the age of the Internet and how our presence on it becomes an endless performance. The chapter “The I in Internet” in Jia’s book Trick Mirror left many Aha moments.
mm recommended:Aug 10th
So many gems in here that talks about how the internet has turned us all into little media companies forcing us in an endless performance of ourselves. They talk about everything such as how we're drowned in a sea of opinion, how people who can withstand outrage online benefits financially and egoti...Show More