Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

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Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

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BookTok influences book choices and reignites passions

BookTok influences book choices and reignites passions

October 6, 2021

Lizzy Smith never expected to emerge from quarantine as a BookTok sensation. When UT shut down due to COVID-19 last spring, Smith started her TikTok account @literaturewithlizzy and quickly discovered...

UT students weigh in on John Mulaney and parasocial relationships

UT students weigh in on John Mulaney and parasocial relationships

September 28, 2021
Parasocial relationships is the psychological phenomenon where fans feel like they personally know a celebrity.