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Zhujiajiao

Located in the Qingpu district of Shanghai, Zhujiajiao is a water town lined with never ending merchants, colorful smells, and a culture that dates back 5000 years.  This video is a short compilation of my experience through this tiny village: the sights from a river boat ride and the sounds of walking through the merchant streets.  As it is impossible to remember every moment of an experience, the video slows down to focus on a few select flashes of the everyday culture in Zhujiajiao in order to enhance the reality of this unique place.

~Samantha

 

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Filed under: China, River, Shanghai, Video, Zhujiajiao

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University of Southern California
School of Architecture
Asia Architecture and Urbanism
Study Abroad Program

Director:
Andrew Liang
Instructors:
Bu Bing
Steven Chen
Yo-Ichiro Hakomori
Andrew Liang
Yuyang Liu
Neville Mars
Academic Contributors:
Thomas Chow, SURV
Bert de Muynck, Movingcities.org
Manying Hu, SZGDADRI, ITDP, Guangzhou
Clare Jacobson, Design Writer, Editor, Curator
Laurence Liauw, SPADA, Hong Kong
Mary Ann O'Donnell, Shenzhen Noted, Fat Bird, Shenzhen
Paul Tang, Verse, Shanghai
Li Xiangning, Tongji University, Shanghai
Students:
Daniel Aguilar
Hong Au
Michael den Hartog
Caroline Duncan
Nefer Fernandez
Christian Gomez
Isabelle Hong
Jin Hong Kim
Ashley Louie
Javier Meier
Paula Narvaez
Ashlyn Okimoto
Tamar Partamian
Samuel Rampy
Luis Villanueva
Krista Won
Tiffany Wu