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Chinshun Wang

in Shenzhen

The History Of A Name

PRESENTED ON MAY 18, 2013
IN SHENZHEN @ VOL 13


The Chinese family name has a very long history and every Chinese family name was an ancient clan totem. Chin Shun Wang walks us through the unique legends that illustrait the wisdom of Chinese ancestors. (In Chinese)

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History Is Important

BY JUSTIN THOMPSON
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 21, 2012

History is important, we can surely all agree on that, but Justin Thompson wants to make sure we all get the message. (in English)

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Why Name a Beer After Poe?

BY STEPHEN DEMCZUK
@ VOL 2 ON FEB 20, 2014

Eagar Allen Poe's life, legend, and macabre tales have entertained and fascinated the world for years. Brewer Stephen Demczuk combines his fascination with Poe and his passion for beer to create a new and unique way to merchandize beer. 

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Industrial Design 工业设计

BY WANG PENGXI 王鹏熙
@ VOL 22 ON OCT 18, 2014

他分享的是曾打动他本人并给他留下深刻记忆的设计。这些设计包容万象:如如今马路上经常可见的宝马汽车、二战中最优秀的最全能的活塞动力飞机以及时尚的 Dior戴妃包、香奈儿小黑群等产品中的设计元素及记忆等一些细节,来阐述优质的设计元素不但可以提升产品的辨识度,还能成就经典。

Wang Pengxi shares some old designs that have been impressed him deeply, it includes: BMW cars, most excellent piston engined aircraft in the War II, and the fashionable Lady Dior bag, the Little Black Dress of Miss Chanel etc, those high class design ideas, details and memories are like signatures that nobody can't forget and which make them classical.

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How History can be Used

BY BLAINE HUDSON
@ VOL 7 ON FEB 21, 2012

Blaine Hudson lectures about the history and culture of African American in Louisville. The more we know about Black history, the better we can improve it for the future.

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Defying Soviet Rules: Bringing the First Mac to Armenia

BY ASHOT GASPARYAN
@ VOL 19 ON DEC 13, 2014

Ashot Gasparyan describes his over 30 years experience as a print engineer in Armenia, including what it takes to import the very first Macintosh computer during the country's Soviet era. 

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A Condensed History of Publishing

BY JENNIFER MOSHER
@ VOL 11 ON FEB 06, 2015

Jennifer Mosher offers a condensed history of publishing.

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Harp of Myth, History and Healing

BY DEBRA SAWYER
@ VOL 2 ON MAY 21, 2016

Debra Sawyer is a former Corporate Communications Designer who transformed into an evolving artiist/musician and educator. Her passion and intrigue unfolds in her PechaKucha " Harp of myth, history and healing".

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The Story Behind a Forgotten Name on a Building

BY ADAM KNAPP
@ VOL 4 ON MAR 31, 2017

By day, Adam Knapp works at the Baton Rouge Area Chamber, but in his spare time he has had a fascination with a name, forgotten to time, on the face of a building. He’ll share part of that person’s story and, along the way, why trust is important to change.

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Space: The Font-al Frontier

BY ERIC ROBBINS
@ VOL 12 ON JUL 27, 2018

Two spaces after a period or one? This ongoing debate is full of controversy. Eric Robbins walks us through a history of fonts and typesetting and why we put two spaces after a period.