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Photo of the Day: Sunset Over the Bay in Taiwan

The setting sun casts a golden glow over the water in Xinwu Township, Taoyuan County, Taiwan on May 3, 2015. (tsaiian/Flickr)
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The setting sun casts a golden glow over the water in Xinwu Township, Taoyuan County, Taiwan on May 3, 2015. (tsaiian/Flickr)

Interview: Actress Jennie Kwan, From California Dreams to a 'Place of Empowerment'

Actress and singer Jennie Kwan. (Jennie Kwan)
Current Affairs

Filipino-American actress and singer Jennie Kwan retraces the characters she's played that "exemplify young women stepping into their power."

Photo of the Day: A Spiral Illusion in Japan

A spiraling stairwell crowded with people creates an optical illusion in Nagoya-shi, Japan on May 3, 2015. (Kirill Ξ/Κ Voloshin/Flickr)
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A spiraling stairwell crowded with people creates an optical illusion in Nagoya-shi, Japan on May 3, 2015. (Kirill Ξ/Κ Voloshin/Flickr)

Weekly Rewind: Flying Pigs in China, Golfing in Vietnam, and Cambodia's Child Grooms

A father teaches his son how to golf at the Hanoi club golf center March 10, 2011 in Hanoi, Vietnam. (Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
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Our latest Weekly Rewind, featuring some of the best Asia-related content from the past seven days that you may have missed.

Interview: Julie Chu on Her Olympic Hockey Journey and 'Breaking Down Walls'

Julie Chu. (Ralph Lauren Magazine)
Lifestyle

“We’re still trying to break down images, whether they’re created by someone else or created by ourselves.” Four-time Olympic medalist Julie Chu chats with Asia Blog about being the first Asian American on the U.S. women’s hockey team.

Photo of the Day: Looking up at Divinity in China

An intricately carved ceiling hangs over a vibrant statue of the Buddha in Shanghai, China on March 29, 2015. (Tybo/ Flickr)
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An intricately carved ceiling hangs over a vibrant statue of the Buddha in Shanghai, China on March 29, 2015. (Tybo/Flickr)

Listen: Rudd on Why U.S.-China Relations Under Xi Jinping Won't Be 'Business as Usual'

Asia Society Policy Institute President Kevin Rudd speaks at Asia Society New York on May 4, 2015. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)
Policy

ASPI President Kevin Rudd joined ASPI’s latest AsiaConnect briefing to discuss his key conclusions from his yearlong study of the future of U.S.-China relations.

#TBT: When Jacqueline Kennedy Gazed Upon 'Gods, Thrones, and Peacocks'

Jacqueline Kennedy with Asia House Gallery director Gordon Bailey Washburn. (Ben McCall)
Arts

Each week, we'll reach into Asia Society's archives to find a photo from the organization's nearly 60-year history. This week: Jacqueline Kennedy at Asia Society's Asia House Gallery.

Photo of the Day: Waiting for a Good Catch in Vietnam

Empty fish nets hang waiting for the next day's catch in Da Nang, Vietnam on March 22, 2015. (Christopher Crouzet/Flickr)
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Empty fish nets hang waiting for the next day's catch in Da Nang, Vietnam on March 22, 2015. (Christopher Crouzet/Flickr)

Multimedia: Artists Explore 'Cultural Paths' Created Through Chinese and Mexican Immigration

Tony de los Reyes, <i>Border Theory (rio bravo/las garzas)</i>, 2014, Dye and oil on linen, Courtesy of the artist
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What can art tell us about the American immigration experience? Find out from four artists featured in 'The Other Side,' an exhibition now on view at Asia Society Texas Center.