Self-Representation and “selfie culture”.

As discussed in class, some claim that “selfie culture” is creating narcissism and anxiety and producing
other negative social consequences; while others argue that the technological empowerment to self-
represent ourselves is fostering creativity and can have a positive impact.
Please read the three short articles on the course blog below (they are also posted on Blackboard in the
“Assignments” section). Briefly summarize each article and provide your own reflection on the question:
Do you think that “selfie culture” is largely positive or negative? Why? Provide examples to support your
point of view.