Today’s “the most sexy thing”: virtual space or real life?

  • Alexandra Dziuba Odessa National Polytechnic University (ONPU)

Abstract

The issues ofReality and Simulation of Reality are highlighted in this article. The nature of Desire isalso discussed as a fundamental in contemporary culture and media environments.Special attention has been paid to advertising, as a form of creating desire andsimulations of reality which stimulate growing frustrations in society. Onlinespace is also been viewed as a new trend in the simulation of life and a fakedadvertising reality. In the article I attempt to compare both of these   "worlds" – simulated by culture and virtualisedby media.

Author Biography

Alexandra Dziuba, Odessa National Polytechnic University (ONPU)
Published
August 8, 2013
How to Cite
Dziuba, A. (2013). Today’s “the most sexy thing”: virtual space or real life?. Networking Knowledge: Journal of the MeCCSA Postgraduate Network, 6(1). https://doi.org/10.31165/nk.2013.61.294