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Eko Nugroho and Wayang Bocor January 12–14, 2017
Eko Nugroho at Asia Society
New Report: 'Making a Museum in the 21st Century'

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New York
The headline really says it all. Press play to watch a puppet-sized King of Pop perform one of his biggest hits ... sequin glove, moonwalk and all.
Video, photos, speeches from daylong symposium.
Epic tales from Hindu mythology came to vivid, kinetic life in a joint presentation by the Royal Thai Embassy and Asia Society.
KHOU anchor toasts Filipina racing sensation at redesigned series launch.
Two renowned exponents of Bharata Natyam and Odissi demonstrate and discuss their respective art forms.
The River Oaks Chamber Orchestra previews its 2013-2014 season.
Journalist Daniel Brook traces architectural evolution of Shanghai and Mumbai.
Mahsa Vahdat returns for evening rich in Persian music traditions, voices.
Shoji Kameda, Kaoru Watanabe, and Sumie Kaneko bridge East and West, old and new.
Southeast Asia night market creates street scene of flavors, delights for opening.
"People of my generation saw hope in the West; young Asians these days see opportunity in China," says author of "Five Star Billionaire."
Jeet Thayil and Dev Benegal discuss Thayil's prize-winning novel "Narcopolis."
Houstonians have a novel way to beat the heat and learn something new at Asia Society Texas Center in August.
New York
Watch a Q&A with the Asian American team that chronicled the rise of an NBA star.
'American Heroes: Japanese American World War II Nisei Soldiers and the Congressional Gold Medal' opens December 19.
Raman Sukumar presents an illustrated survey of the Asian elephant.
New York
In a new documentary, Robin Hood takes the form of a 28-year-old electrician in Kanpur, India, stealing electricity from the rich to give to the poor.
Kevin Kwan depicts lifestyles of Asia’s super rich, but not necessarily famous.

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