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Eko Nugroho and Wayang Bocor January 12–14, 2017

Eko Nugroho at Asia Society

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The 1931 novel has its faults, but it deserves a spot on the bookshelf of anyone heading to the Chinese countryside for the first time who wants to know a bit about the history of Chinese peasant life, writes Maura Cunningham.
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Presented by Asia Society New York and Mar Creation on June 8, 2012, the New York Japan CineFest will feature seven award-winning live action and animated shorts with the filmmakers in attendance.
Filmmaker focuses on ordinary lives and the 2008 Olympics.
Asia Society President Vishakha Desai's thoughts on the new movie.
New Pakistani novel wrestles with change, mortality.
The June 8 event will feature seven award-winning live action and animated shorts.
The Monkey King backstage at the Beijing Opera in China on May 15, 2012.
A venerable theatrical tradition comes to New York this weekend.
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Artist evokes silent cinema in new works.
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Master cellist performs exclusively for ASHK.
Writers' dialogue bridges literary canons.
Insights from director of 'FLOW: For the Love of Water.'
Japan's master translator: 'Style is like fate.'
Asia TV's Ruchi Mukerjee interviews VIP guests at the Texas Center's annual gala.

Upcoming Events

  • Tour
     /  Texas
    13 Jan 2018
    3:00pm - 4:00pm
    Join Asia Society for a docent-led tour of our 'Wondrous Worlds' and 'Zheng Chongbin' exhibitions.
  • Tour
     /  Texas
    10 Feb 2018
    3:00pm - 4:00pm
    Join Asia Society for a docent-led tour of our 'Wondrous Worlds' and 'Zheng Chongbin' exhibitions.
  • Family Activity
     /  Texas
    17 Feb 2018
    12:00pm - 4:00pm
    Welcome the Year of the Dog with performances, art and craft activities, and food inspired by Lunar New Year traditions across Asia!
  • Performance
     /  Texas
    20 Apr 2018
    8:00pm - 9:30pm
    Combining South Asian classical dance, live music, multimedia, and theater, "The Forgotten Empress" is a dynamic dance drama based on the life of Empress Noor Jahan.
  • Performance
     /  Texas
    21 Apr 2018
    8:00pm - 9:30pm
    Combining South Asian classical dance, live music, multimedia, and theater, "The Forgotten Empress" is a dynamic dance drama based on the life of Empress Noor Jahan.