[This article examines] Influencers’ engagements with selfies on Instagram and their appropriations of selfies as salable objects, as tacit labor, and as an expression of contrived authenticity and reflexivity.[...]"
Abidin C. 2016. ""Aren't These Just Young Rich Women Doing Vain Things Online?": Influencer Selfies as Subversive Frivolity" Social Media + Society (Apr-Jun.): 1-17. DOI: 10.1177/2056305116641342