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In this exchange, students from CCNY and Stanford share observations on the rhetoric of architecture based on field trips to Lincoln Center and Alcatraz.

NYC Connections: How Well does NYC work?

New York City is an iconic metropolis of the North American East Coast and its grandeur epitomizes the extent of human ingenuity. For tourists, it is an attraction like none other with so much to see and do and just … Continue reading

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Portrayal of Inmates – A Balancing Act

by Eric Feldman, Anna Nti Asare, Gabriel Martinez, Peter Tseng This blog is part of an exchange between students at Stanford and CCNY, for their studies in the rhetoric of architecture, space and tourism Alcatraz as a tourist attraction possesses … Continue reading

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Alcatraz: authenticity vs. commercial interests

This blog is part of an exchange between students at Stanford and CCNY, for their studies in the rhetoric of architecture, space and tourism Alcatraz, a military prison off the coast of San Francisco, held those considered to be the … Continue reading

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The Rehabilitation of Alcatraz for Tourism

This blog is part of an exchange between students at Stanford and CCNY, for their studies in the rhetoric of architecture, space and tourism. Rehabilitation of some of Alcatraz’s buildings highlights the island’s primary tourist function as a historic prison. … Continue reading

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The Rock: An Authentic Ascent

This blog is part of an exchange between students at Stanford and CCNY, for their studies in the rhetoric of architecture, space and tourism. “Please don’t feed the birds!” the announcement blasted over the bow packed with eager tourists trying … Continue reading

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