Centuries of Selfies is a Course
Centuries of Selfies
Time limit: 30 days
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Instructor Dr. Paul Hillier
While some might view the proliferation of smartphone self-portraits as yet another narcissistic indulgence of Generation Z, moral panics around photography trace back to the invention and development of camera technology. Reality TV scholar Dr. Paul Hillier will present a brief history of representation that locates the modern selfie as part of a long-standing cultural practice.