Cultural Studies

Essay Topic:

Increasingly, our identities are mediated through the internet of things. Discuss this statement using at least two specific examples of everyday online media practices.

The two specific examples to focus on are Social Media (Instagram) and Blogging.
Give examples for both.

References:

3 mandatory references have been attached
On top of that, 4 other scholarly references need to be included

Concepts to take note of:

Construction of ones identity
Self-identity; Social identity
Bourdieus analysis on habitus
Self-branding, self-expression, self-promotion