Whether we chose to acknowledge it or not, culture impacts our lives in ways we don’t have control of. Culture influences our personal views, our laws, our collective values, and can even determine our hopes out of life. The thing about culture though is that it’s not always codified into something easy to follow. Culture can either move too quickly or remain stubbornly still to even notice that much. For me, I believe that’s precisely why it’s important to give the concept of culture the attention other academic disciplines hold over us because since we are each active participants in society, we are shaping the very culture we are part of. Most of my writing on culture has been done on my own volition, but some companies have products that are related to modern culture and you can view some of those below.