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THE SELFIE GENERATION is now available in bookstores, at Barnes & Noble, and on Amazon!

What exactly is a selfie, and why are they everywhere? Whether you happen upon them online or literally run into people taking selfies on the street, the selfie is an elusive yet consistent aspect of how people visually communicate today. In her book The Selfie Generation (Skyhorse Publishing), millennial Alicia Eler argues that selfies are more than just an image—they are a mirror into how we live today. Part memoir and written from a queer perspective, Eler’s book ultimately seeks to redefine how our culture looks at millennials.

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Book Tour Dates Announced

Minneapolis — Weds, Nov 8 @ 7 PM
Magers & Quinn Bookstore, 3038 Hennepin Ave

Minneapolis — Thurs, Nov 9 @ 7PM
Minneapolis Institute of Art, 2400 3rd Ave S
In conversation with Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art/ MAEP Coordinator Nicole Soukup

Los Angeles — Fri, Nov 10 @ 7PM
Pop Hop Books, 5002 York Blvd

Tucson — Tues, Nov 14 @ 3PM
Presentation: “Selfie as Performance”
In conversation with playwright Elaine Romero
University of Arizona Bookstore, 1209 E University Blvd

Saint Paul — Fri, Dec 1 @ 7PM
Common Good Books, 38 S Snelling Ave

Seattle — Tues, Jan 16, 2018 @ 7PM
Hugo House, 1021 Columbia St.
In conversation with artist Ellie Dicola

Chicago — Thurs, Jan 18, 2018 @ 7PM
Women & Children First Books, 5233 N. Clark St.

New York — Tues, Jan 23, 2018 @ 7PM
Bluestockings, 172 Allen St

New York — Thurs, Jan 25, 2018 @ 7PM
powerHouse Arena, 28 Adams Street, Brooklyn
In conversation with writer and oral historian Svetlana Kitto

Tucson — Fri, Feb 2, 2018 @ 7PM
Antigone Books, 411 N 4th Ave

Tucson — Sat, Feb 3 2018 @ 5PM
Revolutionary Grounds Books and Coffee, 606 N 4th Ave

Chicago — Fri, April 27 @ 7PM
The Book Cellar, 4736-38 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60625

“Few digital media practices create more confusion, misunderstanding, and fandom than the selfie, and few authors can help us navigate the world of selfiedom than Alicia Eler.”
–An Xiao Mina, author of Memes to Movements

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