If you’re curious what a ‘geriatric millennial’ makes of a social media app much loved by Gen-Z, then you’re in luck! This week I had the privilege of writing the London Institute of Contemporary Christianity’s Connecting with Culture, and I chose to offer a few thoughts on BeReal. The concept is simple. Users receive a…
404: The releasing power of non-existence (repost)
This week I opened my Twitter app and was greeted by the following message:
“@liamthatcher does not exist”
Pascal on Instagram
A 17th century French Philosopher offers some challenging words for those of us who document our every lunch, landscape or latte-art on social media.
Death by a Thousand Photos
Some reflections on photography, technology and the morbid irony in our craving to make things ‘unmissable.’