Author page: Aleksa Jasiulionyte

Through the Looking-Glass

This podcast is about filters on social media that change the ‘reflection’ of a person’s face. We (Aleksa and Emilia) explore the pros and cons of these, at first sight, innocent modifications of reality. Sometimes the use of filters can turn into an obsession resulting in “Selfie dysmorphia” or “Snapchat dysmorphia.” We hope that we created something enjoyable and informative for listening.…

How a non-existing person became part of Parliamentary elections in Lithuania

The Parliamentary elections in Lithuania are approaching and will be held on 11 October 2020. Oleg Šurajev, a comedian, YouTube content creator, decided to use these circumstances for a social experiment. Oleg Šurajev and his team from the 1k YouTube channel created a non-existing candidate and agitated for him, both on the streets and the internet. The physical image is of an…