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Xinyi Li

Assistant Professor


Xinyi Li is an Assistant Professor in the Undergraduate Communications Design Department at Pratt Institute. Her recent research, teaching, and practice concern digital diasporaic experience, mediated communication, the domination of technological platform capitalism, digital resistance and creative subversions. Previously, she collaborated on Digital Humanities scholarly projects, explored issues of interdisciplinary collaborative research, and taught workshops providing design and thinking tools to facilitate meaningful visual production for humanistic knowledge at the Center for Digital Humanities at Princeton University. She has given talks about her work at the College Art Association Conference, Cumulus Association Conference, Digital Humanities Conference, AIGA Design Educators Community Conference, AIGA/NY’s Fresh Grad. Through her practice, she has engaged with design research for healthcare experience and design interactions.

M.F.A. Pratt Institute
B.A. Shanghai Jiao Tong University