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Yoshitaka Mori of the Tokyo University of the Arts at Asia Society's DiY symposium in New York on November 14, 2010. (Asia Society)
The DIY Spirit in Japanese Popular Culture
How Japanese artists have traditionally forged ahead with their own do-it-yourself communities. more
Blood from a skull: cover art for "The Blaft Anthology of Tamil Pulp Fiction, Volume II."

Pulp Fiction, Tamil-Style!

South India's wild and wonderful potboilers are finally becoming available in English. more

Asia Society's First Cosplay Competition

Martial arts mavens, manga favorites, and other pop culture characters strutted their stuff on the Asia Society stage in this colorful event. more
Photographer Dan Bailey offers his take on Tokyo's fashion subculture, in particular what he sees as the all-encompassing Harajuku look. (1 min., 2 sec.)
Young, Rebellious, Stylish: Tokyo! Look!
Tokyo is a living laboratory for experimentation in youth taste and fashion. more
Photographer Dan Bailey offers his take on Tokyo's fashion subculture, in particular what he sees as the all-encompassing Harajuku look. (1 min., 2 sec.)

Young, Rebellious, Stylish: Tokyo! Look!

Tokyo is a living laboratory for experimentation in youth taste and fashion. more
Feng Shui for Your Dorm Room
Apply the elements of feng shui to your dorm room—and it may just improve your grades. more
(Megu Modern Japanese Cuisine)
NYC's Restaurant Week Served Up Asian Style
Check out our top picks for Asian cuisine during New York restaurant week, July 12-25. more
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Sue Wong Fashion Show

A sneak peek of Sue Wong's upcoming Fall line. more
Author Rafe Bartholomew discusses his new book on basketball mania in the Philippines. (Video from Penguin USA, 2 min., 44 sec.)
Pacific Rims: Interview with Author Rafe Bartholomew
Author Rafe Bartholomew talks about the Philippines' unlikely love affair with basketball, the subject of his new book. more
Guests at Asia Society's APA Heritage Month Kick-Off Party, April 27, 2010. (Suzanna Finley)
APA Heritage Month Haiku Contest
We have a winner! But keep your haikus coming, and let us know why being Asian American rocks. more