Introduction

Dr. Katrin Tiidenberg is an Associate Professor of Visual Culture and Social Media at the Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication Institute of Tallinn University in Estonia. She has published extensively on selfie culture and her main research interests focus on the intersections of (visual) self-presentation on social media and dominant normative ideologies. Member of the Estonian Academy of Sciences’ Young Academy of Sciences, and on the executive board of the Association of Internet Researchers and the Estonian Sociology Association. She is the author of two recent monographs - "Selfies, why we love (and hate) them" (2018) and "Body and soul on the internet - making sense of social media" (in Estonian 2017)