✌ ✌ ✌ ✌ I WROTE A SHORT ESSAY ABOUT SOCIAL MEDIA, CAPITALISM & EXPERIENCE OF TIME FOR THE QUEEN MARY, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON ENGLISH SOCIETY JOURNAL ✌ ✌ ✌ ✌
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“Mass digital communication in the 21st century has had a profound effect on the way in which society accesses, spreads and understands information, but perhaps one of the most striking things about these new technologies is the speed in which they function. Communication and the accessing of informational archives, whether through official news sites or friends on social media, is almost instantaneous and this can only have had a fundamental effect on how we as a culture experience and understand time…”
I’ve been named runner-up in i-D’s Voice of Tomorrow competition! We were invited to submit articles on a social, political or cultural cause we care about, and I wrote about the failings in the UK’s mental health system. Please take a read via the link below:
LITERATURE IS DEAD. LONG LIVE LITERATURE.
I wrote about the influence of social media and new technology on literature for PHOENIX: http://www.phoenixmag.co.uk/culture/twitterature-how-social-media-is-changing-fiction/
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