A global pandemic caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus created changes in how we socialise, work and consume. This auto-ethnographic research explores self-care practices and identifies self-love as a coping strategy to survive the pandemic. Prioritising one’s personal needs through hedonic and compensatory consumption counteracts the adversities of social lockdowns.
|Publication status||Published - 30 Jun 2022|
|Event||Consumer Culture Theory Conference 2022: Disruption for a Better World - Oregon State University, Corvallis, United States|
Duration: 30 Jun 2022 → 9 Jul 2022
|Conference||Consumer Culture Theory Conference 2022|
|Abbreviated title||CCT 2022|
|Period||30/06/22 → 9/07/22|