Theoretical Readings: Stuart Hall, On Representation
Erving Goffman’s Presentation of Self in Everyday Life
Herbert J. Gans. Symbolic ethnicity: The future of ethnic groups and
cultures in America
José van Dijck -- ‘You have one identity’:performing the self on Facebook and LinkedIn
Zizi Papacharissi Without You I'm Nothing: Performances of Self on Twitter.
Jill Walker Rettberg: Seeing Ourselves Through Technology
Where the Teens are:
Andrew Watts. Teenagers View on Social Media: Written by an Actual Teen.
Race and Segregation:
danah boyd. White Flight
Robert P. Jones. Self-Segregation: Why It's So Hard for Whites to Understand Ferguson
Sherri Grasmuck, Jason Martin, Shanyang Zhao Ethno-Racial Identity Displays on Facebook
Megan Garber: Mars and Venus Online: How the Genders Differ in Their Use of Social Networks
Mary L. Gray, Negotiating Identities/Queering Desires: Coming Out Online and the Remediation of the Coming-Out Story
Jobs and Opportunities:
Steve McDonald, Nan Lin, Dan Ao, Networks of Opportunity: Gender, Race, and Job Leads
The Tracked Self:
John Cheney-Lippold A NewAlgorithmic Identity: Soft Biopolitics and the Modulation of Control
Eric Meyer, Inadvertent Algorithmic Cruelty
Jenny Davis, Facebook's Structure of Compulsory Happiness
Erin Ryan, Facebook Braggers are the Least Secure in Their Relationships.