The Modern Self

Hungry Digital Zombies

At a point in our development we begin to become self aware to the point that we wonder who we are as individuals and become concerned with how we are represented, now more than ever this introspective exploration is being influenced in all direction as well as aided and hindered by media and technology. The ways the groups we belong to are represented in modern media has come to represent ourselves on a more personal level than previously, who and what we belong to and with  is also being challenged with the branding of evolving technologies that are just about extra limbs to the modern consumer.

Girls On (Film) Games

Early forms of media was sparse and rudimentary; images, written books and spoken stories did little to explore it’s characters and their gender or race, etc. Contemporary media has a greater focus on the narrative and the personalisation of characters, particularly…

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