In honor of Life & Anthropology turning 1 year old tomorrow, we’ve gathered up some of the best and most popular posts up until now. We do have some fun giveaways and other activities planned for the future, so make sure to keep an eye out on our social media sites for new information on that! Without further ado, here are the top 5 best posts for Life & Anthropology!
The American Abroad series was written when Briana spent the summer in Rome completing an internship, and remains as one of the most popular series of posts on Life & Anthropology so far.
22 THINGS I’VE LEARNED IN 22 YEARS
For her twenty second birthday, Briana compiled a list of some of the things she’s learned so far and listed them in the post titled 22 Things I’ve Learned in 22 Years.
DEALING WITH GRIEF
Doubling as the very first post on Life & Anthropology, this piece was written several months after our writer and creator Briana lost her older sister and is meant to help other people dealing with their own grief and the loss of a close friend, family member, or loved one.
THE EFFECT OF SOCIAL MEDIA ON PARASOCIAL RELATIONSHIPS
As the research project that inspired the creation of this blog, The Effect Of Social Media On Parasocial Relationships takes a look at how social media (i.e., Instagram and Twitter) affect how people view, interact with, and related to the different kinds of celebrities in today’s world (i.e., YouTube stars versus traditional Hollywood film stars). Although the findings of the study showed that there were no differences in how social media affected how people viewed and interacted with the different kinds of celebrities, this kind of research remains important because delving into the ways that social media affects our world and ability to interact with other people and celebrities.