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Still from Derek Shimoda's documentary The Killing of a Chinese Cookie.
The Killing of a Fortune Cookie
A screening and Q&A with director Derek Shimoda about the cookie’s rise to a pop culture phenomenon. more
Buddha Snow Globe, $40.00
Treasures of the Season at AsiaStore
Celebrate the holidays with unique gifts from AsiaStore's collections of jewelry, textiles, and home accents by Asian and Asian American artisans and designers. more
Matthew Niederhauser with his photo exhibition in Washington, DC on Nov. 9, 2009. (Aditya Banerjee/Asia Society Washington)
Individualism in the Beijing Underground
A photography exhibition reveals how those in Beijing’s indie music scene feel at odds with modern Chinese society. more
Chef Cristeta 'Cris' Comerford prepares a meal inside the White House kitchen July 17, 2002. In 2005, Comerford was named White House Executive Chef and the first woman to serve in the job. (Tina Hager/White House via Getty Images)
Cris Comerford is Filipino and Proud
An interview with the first woman and first minority executive chef of the White House. more
How has the economy affected your spending habits?

* I eat at home more often and pack a lunch
* I make a budget and stick to it
* I look for more bargains and sale items
* It hasn't affected my shopping habits at all Read more »

Chef Martin Yan is the star of 3,000 cooking shows and author of 30 cookbooks.
Chef Martin Yan on Chinese Cuisine
Star chef Martin Yan dishes with author and New York Times reporter Jennifer 8 Lee about the evolution of Chinese food. more
L to R: James Oseland, Litty Mathew, Chris Johnson. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)
Wine and Spirits with Asian Cuisine: A Perfect Pairing!
A "spirited" discussion about pairing wine and spirits with Asian food. more
L to R: Andrew Lam, Chloe Dao, and Dai Huynh in Houston on Nov. 21, 2008.
Creativity and the Vietnamese American Experience
Does the ethnic lens add or limit? Prolific Vietnamese Americans share their insights. more