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Jonathan Spence: Memories of a Late Ming Man

Jonathan Spence introduces his latest book, a look at the late Ming Dynasty through the eyes of a scholar of that period. more
Surayud Chulanont (babasteve/flickr)
Thailand: Moving Toward A More Sustainable and Democratic Future
Thai military ruler says, "I can say to you that I have no taste for politics, and the Thai military as a whole shares this sentiment." more
The Elephant, The Tiger, and the Cell Phone: India, the Emerging 21st Century Power. (Arcade Publishing, 2007)
The Elephant, The Tiger, and the Cell Phone
Author Shashi Tharoor discusses the changes that have taken place in India to transform this once sleeping giant into an emerging world leader. more

Shashi Tharoor: Elephant, Tiger and Cell Phone

Author and Member of the Indian Parliament Shashi Tharoor assesses India's position as an "emerging 21st-century power." more

Meet the Artist: Zhang Huan

Artist Zhang Huan talks with Asia Society Museum Director Melissa Chiu about his work and career in Beijing, New York, and Shanghai. more
Balinese-Hip Hop Kids Dance Exchange
East meets West as children from Bali and the National Dance Institute join in a brand new kind of performance. Watch the video. more
Lang Lang at Asia Society New York headquarters on July 18, 2007.
Lang Lang on His Passion for Piano
Chinese superstar pianist Lang Lang on the importance of teaching young people. Watch the video now. more
Vietnam President's First US Visit Since Vietnam War
President Nguyen Minh Triet discusses human rights and the WTO. Watch the video. more

Global Education in American Schools

Joel Klein, Robert Hormats, Orville Schell and Gaston Caperton discuss what it will take to bring U.S. schools into the 21st century. more
Dr. Gao Yaojie (David Cowhig)
Chinese AIDS Activist Speaks Out
Video interview with Dr. Gao Yaojie, internationally honored 80-year-old AIDS activist. more