Past Events

Himalayan Meltdown
Film
20 February 2012 - 6:30pm
Join us for the screening of Himalayan Meltdown and discussion with Ajay Chhibber, Assistant Secretary-General and Director of the Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific at the UNDP, and Bittu Sahgal. Founding Editor of Sanctuary Asia.
Mythologies of Asia at the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival
Discussion
7 February 2012 - 4:00pm
Bring your family for an exploration of Asian myths through storytelling and interactive activities.
Joseph Lelyveld & Ranjit Hoskote discuss Gandhi and the struggling subcontinent
Discussion
2 February 2012 - 6:30pm
Joseph Lelyveld and Ranjit Hoskote discuss how Gandhi’s struggles reflect those of the subcontinent, and the resonance this has today.
asia Society panel discusion at India Art Fair 2012
Panel Discussion
29 January 2012 - 12:00pm
Panel discusion with Yuko Hasegawa and Kimberly Masteller, moderated by Melissa Chiu at the Speaker's Forum, India Art Fair
Shehar aur Sapna: The City as a Dream
Panel Discussion
22 January 2012 - 6:30pm
Join us for a discussion on how cities serve as stages for stories with authors Meenal Baghel, Mohammed Hanif, Aman Sethi and Rabi Thapa and Ashok Vajpeyi
21 January 2012 - 11:30am
Bring your family for a fanciful afternoon of travel through Asia via storytelling. For readers aged 5 - 8.
Lecture
21 January 2012 - 11:30am
Join us for an insightful tour of L. N. Tallur's solo exhibition, with curator Tasneem Zakaria Mehta and artist Sharmila Samant.
Discussion
19 January 2012 - 12:00am
Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust joins Asia Society members and friends for an interactive luncheon.
Aruna Roy
Discussion
13 January 2012 - 11:30am
Aruna Roy, political and social activist and member of India's National Advisory Council, discusses the implications of the movements for change India has been witnessing with Manu Joseph, Editor of Open magazine.
Future of Asia series
Discussion
9 December 2011 - 7:00pm
Join Australian Defence Minister Stephen Smith for a discussion on defence and strategic issues of mutual interest for India and Australia in the Asia Pacific Century.