CM Olavarria has spent the past four years researching digital culture, completing an MA in Cultural Studies at Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland. He is continuing his research at the doctoral level in 2014 with a focus on identity and performance theory of social media behavior and has forthcoming publications on the subject. You can't follow him . . . unless you walk the streets of Krakow.
“What is fantasy when scripted shows that dominate popular culture are labeled ‘reality’ and social media allows everyone to be their own celebrity and put on their own performance of their best self?”