Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

Ready or not? (torres21/flickr)

Expert: Australian Students in Dark as China Century Dawns

Is the next generation receiving an adequate education? more
Cheryl Tan speaking at the Embassy of the Republic of Singapore in Washington on April 2, 2011.

Singapore Home Cooking, From One Who Knows

A prodigal daughter delves into the origins of Roti John, "gambling rice," and other culinary treats. more
Ayesha Haroon

Ayesha Haroon on Pakistan's Education Gaps: 'It's Criminal'

Asia Society Associate Fellow Ayesha Haroon appeared on "The Platform," a joint Voice of America/Express 24/7 news program focusing on Pakistan. more
Melissa Chiu

Ai Weiwei's Detention a 'Shift Back to the Post-Tiananmen Square Atmosphere'

Asia Society Museum Director Melissa Chiu recently took part in a discussion featured on the New York Times' Room for Debate page entitled "Ai Weiwei and the Artist's Role in China." more
Biographer Joseph Lelyveld discusses the life and legacy of Mahatma Gandhi at Asia Society New York on April 7, 2011.

Video Highlights: Joseph Lelyveld Discusses Gandhi

Joseph Lelyveld discussed his controversial new Gandhi biography at the Asia Society in New York on April 7. more
This student can get an excellent education, even without a school. (justanotherpumpkin/Creative Commons)

The Power of Technology in Schools

Poor communities around the world are turning to educational technology to leapfrog into the global knowledge economy. more
Pedestrians walk past a plainclothes policeman (R) standing in front of the entrance to the studio of outspoken Chinese artist Ai Weiwei in Beijing on April 8, 2011. (Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images)

Melissa Chiu: Ai Weiwei's 'Activism Different From His Art'

Artlog Magazine published a roundtable discussion on the detained Chinese artist. more
Ai Weiwei in November 2010. (Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Images)

Listen: Detention of Chinese Artist Ai Weiwei 'A Perfect Storm'

Melissa Chiu, Director of the Asia Society Museum in New York, talks to the KCRW's "To The Point" program about artist and activist Ai Weiwei, who is being held by Chinese authorities on charges of "economic crimes." more
Columbia University professor Carol Gluck speaks at a town hall on the Japan crisis at Asia Society in New York on April 4, 2011.

Carol Gluck: After Quake, Japan's PM Walking 'Knife Edge'

Listen to the Columbia University professor and Japanolgist's comments from Asia Society's town hall meeting on Monday, April 4, 2011. more