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PAPERSKY #11 SHANGHAI
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The Changing Lifestyles of Shanghai

The day we arrived in Shanghai a Chinese photographer and curator recommended that we take a look at a book entitled "A Changing Shanghai". It compares the city's past and present by depicting various locations in a "then and now" format.... »STORY

PAPERSKY #10 TORONTO
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Taste the International Scene in Toronto

On a drive through the vibrant streets of Toronto's Kensington neighborhood we notice a statue set on the edge of Bellevue Park. "My father, actually" mutters our guide. We ask for a closer look. The figure of a friendly man with large,... »STORY

PAPERSKY #07 PARIS
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Reading Paris, City of Books

By the 1960s the Japanese fixation with French culture became plain. Mr. Iyami, a famous comic book character, beret-clad and boasting a philosophical stutter, appeared as a parody of the "French obsessed," and Japanese everywhere... »STORY

PAPERSKY #06 NEW YORK
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Dreaming in New York Urban Green

A few months ago on an ice sunny day I was buying a hot dog in front of the entrance to New York's Central Park. The Puerto Rican vendor working the stand asked me "Oh, can you hold this for me?" and handed me the shop's small sign to hang... »STORY

PAPERSKY #04 MEXICO
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Mexico Spice! Chile Peppers Heart Up The World

Welcome to the spice issue. We invite you to come along for a journey through the lands of Mexico, India, Thailand and Japan in search of chile peppers in all their many forms. In Mexico we'll introduce you to the wonderful tradition,... »STORY