Globetrotters in China

The Globetrotter magazine was made by Thomson, Rachel, Monica and me. We’ve been working on this for more than two weeks, and finally, today, we finished our project. The magazine has four elements: the travel articles, featuring Pingyao, ethnic minority maps, compare and contrast infographics. For articles, maps, and infographics we researched and took pictures… More Globetrotters in China

Do you prefer graphic novel style or text book style?

By comparing and contrasting these two texts chosen from Persepolis and the text book—Excerpts from Amnesty International Report–2010– , we can learn that the style of a text is depended by the author’s purpose of writing a text. The most easily-known similarities between these two books are that they’re both academic and non-fictional texts. Persepolis… More Do you prefer graphic novel style or text book style?

Decisions make characteristic and characteristics make decisions

People make decisions to overcome conflicts. I think those decisions come based on the person’s characteristics. In the book Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi, the protagonist, Satrapi reveals her characteristics through the decisions she makes; her characteristics and decisions also relate to my life. Observing Satrapi’s action and dialogues in the beginning of the book, we… More Decisions make characteristic and characteristics make decisions