A study on the lasting influence of the Hipster on alternative culture and strategies for creating slower trends.

— White Paper

Nov 2020 ︎ Present (WIP)

This paper will outline how introverted Millenials formed identity on Tumblr post-2010 and how (and why) the early-Tumblr Hipster aesthetic is resurging in alternative culture now. But, most importantly, this paper will suggest strategies for (and the need for) creating slower trends.