Oct 21 • 21M

A Tech Nostalgia Twitter Space

Pokemons, wired headphones, mechanical keyboards, and reexperiencing our past present.

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Everything old is new again. Generation Z is rediscovering the world we Xenials grew up in as we rediscover it ourselves. With some of that in mind, we hosted a Twitter Space with our guests Sara M Watson, technology critic, and analyst along with Grafton Tanner author of The Hours Have Lost Their Clock: The Politics of Nostalgia.

This is an edited version of our hour-long conversation on Twitter.