This side of the exhibition focus on personal revolution–a willful change towards myself. The research paper takes on the approach of embodied cognition and perception theories form psychology. It explores how we are able to comprehend a beautiful poem the Ornamented Zither by a Chinese poet Li Shangyin. Permeated with mysterious figurative language, the poem is a key to unlock your understanding towards your own emotional world and antecedent embodied experience.
If you are interested in how our mysterious consciousness that enables us to feel joy or pain, have the access to love or the ability to create, and some knowledge of our own humanity or the world. Read away! Though it’s impossible to get the whole picture of human consciousness, the best the paper offers is a glimpse of our comprehension system that involves top-down processing in connecting our previous experience with the creation of meaning.QianSelinaFullDraft3
The diagonal cross to the other side of the exhibition is currently under construction. Please go forward and detour in the next left turn. Thank you for your patience.