Asia Society Associate Fellow Jeffrey Wasserstrom interviews 'Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom' author Stephen R. Platt.
Nobel Prize-winner Mo Yan may have made some disappointing choices in public life, argues Charles Laughlin, but his fiction wasn't written to serve a political agenda.
The Chinese artist's latest creation, Book from the Ground: From Point-to-Point, is a literally iconic work of fiction.
The Columbia University scholar discusses the theories of "literary humanism" advanced in his new book. In-person appearance at Asia Society New York on Thursday, November 29.
Mo Yan's Nobel Prize inspires mixed responses among China's internet community.
Mo Yan's English-language translator talks about what winning the Nobel Prize in Literature means for the Chinese author.
The former Pulitzer-nominated New York Times correspondent bridges cultural barriers to take striking portraits of Chinese people.
In this excerpt from a tense new Indian crime thriller, a crusading journalist's life comes under threat. Author appearance at Asia Society New York on October 4, 2012.
You probably know Peter Hessler from his acclaimed books on China, but you may not be aware that it was "happenstance" that led him to the country in the first place.
Author Blaine Harden discusses his new book, Escape from Camp 14, and the future of North Korea's notorious labor camps.
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