One of China's leading new novelists puts a human face on the phenomenon of mass migration.
Prior to Vir Das's appearance with Asia Society India Centre, we take a look at how several South Asian comics use humor to tell the stories of our lives.
The sun rises over a bustling cityscape in Tokyo, Japan on September 11, 2012. (Guy Gorek/Flickr)
Asia Society's Suzanne DiMaggio explains why Obama's trip to Southeast Asia is the right move at the right time.
Thirteen-year-old Lianyun Wu of China is recognized for her work preserving cultural heritage at a White House ceremony.
Friends take a walk in the rain in Guangminglou, Beijing, China on September 25, 2012. (Jonathan Kos-Read/Flickr)
Scholar Melissa Walt explains what makes Zao Wou-ki one of the pre-eminent modern Chinese artists.
President Obama visits Cambodia, Thailand, and Myanmar on a tour of Southeast Asia.
News of Hurricane Sandy is disappearing from the headlines. But the devastation remains, including for many students in Asia Society's International Studies Schools Network.