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Quarantine has shifted our current schedules and opened up copious amount of free time. With all this time on your hands, you spend a lot of time with yourself and your own thoughts. For many, this has been a time of great self-reflection and internal realization, and time in our bedrooms—a place where we can be entirely ourselves, and it shows.
Social media is used to spread news, express feelings, interact with each other, and escape reality. During the COVID-19 pandemic, social media also became a space where people came together while being physically apart. This exhibit explores some of the ways Milwaukeeans have taken to social media to share information and express their feelings on COVID-19. This exhibit features posts divided into six themes that the community archive has collected thus far.