#312: True Art is Dead, Rise of Antisocial Media, and Successful Women in Male Dominated Fields

1. True Art Is Dead, And This Is Why by Katia Kash

“Accessibility made art mainstream. Art became integrated in day to day life, the same as the most basic existential things, and that everyday-ness has worn it out. Social networks – funnels for creativity – have killed intimacy and perverted the idea of confession in art.”

2. The Rise of Antisocial Media, Why Reddit And YouTube Are Gen Z’s Favorite Hangouts by James Swift

“When a user posts something on Reddit or Digg…he or she is simply throwing something out into the online void, with the hope that large masses of people will find the morsel worthy of comment. This mentality goads users into pursuing what philosopher Rene Girard deemed mimetic desire, the want of what others want instead of what an individual actually has an interest in.”

3. 14 Successful Women In Male-Dominated Fields Reveal Their Approach To Killing It At ‘A Man’s Job’ by Marisa Donnelly

“The only way to convert the people who don’t believe in you is to do an amazing job and succeed in spite of them.”

Jules Miller,

Co-Founder of Hire and Esquire

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#312: True Art is Dead, Rise of Antisocial Media, and Successful Women in Male Dominated Fields

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