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Why Should Americans Know About Kashmir?

Basharat Peer tells Pankaj Mishra why the conflict in Kashmir should be a concern for the US and the rest of the world. more
Basharat Peer tells Pankaj Mishra why the Kashmir conflict should be a concern for the US and the rest of the world. (5 min., 11 sec.)
Kashmir: 'A Corner of Hell'
Kashmiri journalist Basharat Peer takes a personal look at South Asia's most intractable conflict. more
Excerpt: Ambassador Nicholas Platt shares his footage of the American arrival in China in 1972. (5 min., 5 sec.)
China 1972
Ambassador Nicholas Platt discusses his personal memoir describing Nixon's historic visit to China in 1972. more
Highlights of Pema Tseden's talk at the Asia Society in New York on Apr. 10, 2010. (10 min., 46 sec.)
Pema Tseden: Tibetan Films for Tibetan People
A director finds inspiration in traditional Tibetan aesthetics. more
An elegant dinner at Guastavino's, overseen by Chef Michael Bao Huynh, was one highlight of the evening. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)
For AsiaWeek, A Dynamic Kickoff
Vivienne Tam, BD Wong, and John Liu were just a few of the illustrious attendees at Asia Society New York's spring gala. more
Quiet in the Land founder France Morin explains how she came to choose Luang Prabang as the site of her project. (1 min., 29 sec.)
Partners in Pilgrimage and Process
How a group of global artists joined with the locals to create art and community in Laos. more
Wesley Clark outlines specific policy recommendations for the US's engagement with Burma. (2 min., 31 sec.)
Wesley Clark on Engaging with Burma
Can the US alone impact the course of political developments in Burma? more
Simone Ahuja at Asia Society New York on Jan. 28, 2010.
Learning from the Frugal Mindset
Asia Society Fellow Simone Ahuja gives an in-depth account of 'jugaad' (Indian innovation). more
L to R: John Halpern, Sadanand Dhume, and Justine Hardy at Asia Society New York on Apr. 5, 2010.
Kashmir's Damaged Psyche
Journalist Justine Hardy assesses the possibilities for rehabilitation and renewal in Kashmir. more
Pema Tseden.
Film Series: Soul-Searching in Tibet
The Tibet in Pema Tseden's films isn't the one that has been exoticized in Western cinema. more