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Winston Lord: The 'Oxymoron' of China Expertise

NEW YORK October 24, 2012 — Former Ambassador to China Winston Lord discusses the impact of the new leadership transition over years passed and the dangerous notion that one can predict how it will play out. more

Q & A: 'One Tree Three Lives'

Chinese writer Hualing Nieh looks back on her life and legacy with filmmaker Angie Chen and IWP head Christopher Merrill. more

2012 Awards Dinner: David M. Cote

Honeywell Chairman and CEO David M. Cote accepts his award at Asia Society's 2012 Awards Dinner. more

2012 Awards Dinner: Patricia Woertz

The Chairman, CEO, and President of Archer Daniels Midland Company accepts Asia Society's Global Leadership Award. more

2012 Awards Dinner: Washington SyCip

The founder of SGV, the largest professional services firm in the Philippines, accepts Asia Society's Lifetime Achievement Award. more

China Leadership Transition: Who is Xi Jinping?

China expert Orville Schell explains some of the political constructs that make up Xi Jinping's public persona. more

Ananya Vajpeyi: Conversion as a Political Choice

Ananya Vajpeyi and Partha Chatterjee assess the political aspect of B.R. Ambedkar's conversion to Buddhism as he worked to help found modern India. more

Makers of Modern India: B.R. Ambedkar (Complete)

Ananya Vajpeyi assesses the legacy of B.R. Ambedkar, who played a leading role in drafting the Indian Constitution. more

China Leadership Transition: Peering Inside the 'Black Box'

Asia Society's Orville Schell discusses the "closed-off" nature of a China's 2012 change in leadership. more
A darkened street in Chinatown, lower Manhattan, after Hurricane Sandy. (Several seconds/Flickr)

How You Can Help Hurricane Sandy Victims in New York City's Chinatown

CAAAV: Organizing Asian Communities is providing supplies, electricity — and translation services — to those in need. more