Monthly Archive: May 2009

Virtual Shanghai Bookmarks 0

Virtual Shanghai Bookmarks

Virtual Shanghai has now produced a research-oriented set of bookmarks on Netvibes. This was a long-time plan that was delayed for lack of adequate tools. Netvibes provides a neat interface for such a purpose....

Shanghai Maps: Secrets, lies, and urban icons 0

Shanghai Maps: Secrets, lies, and urban icons

Maps are an essential tool for the study of cities. Yet, as a wealth of studies have demonstrated, maps are not straightforward and genuine renditions of reality. They are documents produced for a purpose...

Visual narratives 0

Visual narratives

Visual narratives: there are two new visual narratives on VS: “Trajectories: Women in China”, I & II. This is an attempt at presenting a macro-argument through images (photographs and illustrations). It is part of...

Opening of the “Virtual Shanghai Blog” 0

Opening of the “Virtual Shanghai Blog”

Virtual Shanghai has benefited a lot from inputs and contributions by many people on the WWW. With this blog, I hope to maintain a regular line of information about the evolution of the platform...