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Beijing: Living in the Layers of the City

Beijing: Living in the Layers of the City

By Matthew Perry, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

Matthew Perry describes his experience studying abroad in Beijing not so much as assimilation, but as comfortable disorientation.

Shanghai: Language as a Party Trick

Shanghai: Language as a Party Trick

By Matthew Gibson, Contributing Writer

February 17, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

Part of immersing yourself in another culture is learning to let go of some of your own biases.