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Fantasy and Reality in New York

Mengyao Li GBL102 -New York Visual Arts Dr. Anne Beidler April 13, 2016 Fantasy and Reality in New York New York, one of the most fantastic and uncanny cities in the world.” If you love him, send him to New York because it is a paradise. If you hate him, send him to New York…
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New York Trip

Mengyao Li GBL-New York visual arts Prof. Anne Beidler 23 March, 2016 New York Trip Talking about the break of morning, the cloud in crimson, we headed to the airport with the excitement and expectation. When taking the flight, I clearly remembered that I was looking forward to the fantastic museums, the meetings with artists…
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Oppression and Resilience

Mengyao Li GBL102 Prof. Beidler 13 February, 2016 Oppression and Resilience Talking about the globalization and industrialization, we will immediately think of the universal products, the commercial trade and free market and the lots of benefits brought by global industrialization. However, Life and Debt and the Triangle shirtwaist fire effect evokes more thoughts about these…
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Self and National Identity

Mengyao Li GBL-102 Prof. Beidler 10 February, 2016 Self and National Identity “Where are you from? Why do you come here?” These questions are pretty common when we travelled aboard. Too common to give us a moment to really think of the real answers to these questions. After reading Hajin’s “A good fall” and listening…
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Global thinking through art scope

Mengyao Li Prof. Beidler GBL 102-New York visual art 29 January, 2016 In the third week, we discussed about the artists’ artworks and the reading segments of “sidewalk”.The sidewalk, as a public space, could be regarded as the expression of conflicts and negotiation, a staging space and a place for us travelers to observe and…
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The Mindful Traveler

Mengyao Li GBL102 New York: Visual Art Prof. Anne Beidler 25 January, 2016 The mindful traveler Travel, a more and more popular activity nowadays, sounds like the appendage with the vacations always reminding people of the leisurely life, beautiful scenery and yummy foods. Thus, a majority of travelers would become dizzy with expectation and excitement…
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Identity map

GBL 102-New York City visual arts Professor Beidler 19 January, 2016 In the first week of global classes, we focused more on ourselves and compared to last semester’s global classes which gave us more information about global awareness and leaders. By making a personal identity map with the theater group in class, we started our…
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