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Ruofan Cui

Ruofan Cui is the arts & culture editor with the McGill Left Review. He is a U4 student in the political science and history departments whose interest is in the construction and manifestation of collective narrative. To that effect, he focuses in historiography, film and media studies, and their relationship to the creation of ideologies.

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Published: 2017-11-09
Arts and Culture Editor Ruofan Cui introduces the McGill Left Review's audience to his top picks in the upcoming Rencontres Internationales du Documentaire de Montréal.
Published: 2017-11-06
Arts and Culture Editor Ruofan Cui proposes that Netflix's appearance as a platform for individualized media consumption obscures its fundamentally ideological function.
Published: 2017-10-11
In his latest piece, Arts and Culture Editor Ruofan Cui analyzes how narrative is framed in Rashomon, its implications for knowledge production and conflating everyday fictions for truth.
Published: 2017-02-26
After the implosion of the 20th century welfare state, a program of unconditional, universal income has the potential to fill the void.
Published: 2017-02-10
Damien Chazelle's latest film shows the tensions that arise between maintaining one's individuality and serving the audience as a commodity.

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