Studying the Digital Self

Five analytical 
concepts that can 
guide scholarship 
on virtual lives

Randy Lyhus for The Chronicle

April 21, 2014

Opportunities to compose, assemble, and network our lives have expanded exponentially since the advent of Web 2.0, in ways that challenge our understanding of the practices of self-representation.

In online venues, unlike traditional life-writing…

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