Intercultural Encounters

Seeing More through Personal Connections

A person of one culture has INTERNAL EXPERIENCES
of their context, such as:

And a person of another culture has
INTERNAL EXPERIENCES of their unique context, such as:

Yet, both perceive each other through the
EXTERNAL APPEARANCES of their contexts, such as:

.

.

             Direct interactions bridge the external appearances
 

.

and CONNECT us directly to the person.

.

"It is through the mirrors of others that

we learn to know ourselves"

Stella Ting Toomey

Yet, both perceive each other through the
EXTERNAL APPEARANCES of their contexts, such as:

.

.

             Direct interactions allow us to move beyond the external

                   appearances and...

.

CONNECT us directly to the person.

.