Andrea Laiacona Dooley

Aug 25, 2018

5 min read

In Defense of (Not) Selling Out

Or How I Learned to Love Generation X All Over Again

public domain pic c/o pexel

When I was in high school and college, many of my friends and I were preoccupied with the idea that people we knew and artists we loved might “sell out.” Saying that someone had sold out was a way of insulting their life choices and declaring your newly generated hatred for their artistic output.