Mur d'écrans TikTok
Society Digital, 29 April 2020
Mur d'écrans TikTok

Becoming meme

Chronicle by Eric Loret
Summary

The first week of confinement saw TikTok burst into the world of adults, whereas the social media platform had previously been considered amusement for teenagers. Teens filming themselves, to go “viral” by repeating the same gestures and songs ad infinitum. What kind of politics does this aesthetic of confinement express?