Author: Isabelle Durand

Shanghai industries in wartime 5

Shanghai industries in wartime

A whole new series of maps is now available on the Virtual Shanghai platform (see Maps – eAtlas) on the evolution of Shanghai industries during the early years of the war with Japan (1937-1945). ...

Immersive Virtual Shanghai @ University of Southern California 0

Immersive Virtual Shanghai @ University of Southern California

Christian Henriot will discuss how the introduction of digital technologies has both fed into and stimulated major scholarly trends — visual turn, spatial turn — over the last decade. The Virtual Shanghai project and...

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (V) 0

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (V)

The iVS (Immersive Virtual Shanghai) installation makes newspaper headline in Shanghai! The Shanghai daily 新闻晚报 (Shanghai Evening Post) advertised a full reportage on iVS by Li Yineng (李一能) on its front page. The newspaper...

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (III) 0

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (III)

On August 18, Rhône-Alpes T.V. interviewed and filmed Gérald Foliot (Institut des Sciences de l’Homme) and Christian Henriot (Institut d’Asie Orientale) for a reportage on iVS to be shown on the web site of...

Interview for “The Bund” documentary film 0

Interview for “The Bund” documentary film

As part of a five-episode documentary film on “The Bund”, actually on the modern history of  Shanghai, the China Central Newsreel & Documentary Studio (中央新聞紀錄電影製片廠) has been conducting interviews with Chinese and foreign scholars....

A 1939 aerial view of the Shanghai area 0

A 1939 aerial view of the Shanghai area

A new raster layer has been georectified and uploaded on the Virtual Shanghai GIS platform.  This new layer, which can be found on Virtual Shanghai in the Source Maps section under ID199 or on...