Splash Biography

ERIN MAHER, Yale senior studying technology & culture

Major: Women's/Gender/Sexuality Studies

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2014

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Past Classes

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H1084: Men are from Reddit, Women are from Tumblr: Being a Person on the Internet in Splash Spring 14 (Mar. 29, 2014)
The internet: Utopian space of freedom from identity, hierarchy, pain, and suffering? Or terrifying maze of invaded privacy and surveillance? Or, as most things are, something a little more complicated? We will talk about what it means to "live online", forming communities and identities through websites and profiles, and how these processes are talked about in the media and everyday life.