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A fisherman at sunset on the Irrawaddy River in northern Myanmar on December 28, 2013. (Diana Markosian/Getty Images)

In Remote Myanmar, Orville Schell Finds a 'Fascinating and Contradictory Land'

Writing for the New York Times, the Director of Asia Society's Center on U.S.-China Relations reflects on his recent trip to Myanmar's northern Putao region. more

War of Words with High Schoolers from China

Four top Chinese and American high school debaters will present and exchange arguments re: the trade-off between development and environment. Followed by a panel discussion and audience Q&A. more
China's climate negotiator Xie Zhenhua and CA Governor Jerry Brown (Courtesy of Brad Adams)
A Vital Partnership: California and China Collaborating on Clean Energy and Combating Climate Change
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(Bloomsbury Publishing)

ChinaFile Presents: 'In Manchuria' with Michael Meyer and Ian Buruma

Join Michael Meyer and Ian Buruma for a discussion of the momentous changes underway in China’s often-overlooked countryside, in one of the country's most historically complex and important regions. more
Journalist and author Evan Osnos onstage at Asia Society New York on May 14, 2014. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)

National Book Award Winner Evan Osnos 'Tried to Do Justice' to Chinese People

The journalist and author received the award in Nonfiction for "Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China," a collection based on his eight years of living in Beijing. more
Robert D. Kaplan (L) and Peter Dutton at Asia Society New York on November 12, 2014. (Elena Olivo/Asia Society)

'Don't Take Asian Security for Granted,' Robert D. Kaplan Cautions on South China Sea Panel

Scholars and analysts describe competing claims and uncertain solutions at an Asia Society Policy Institute panel on growing tensions in the South China Sea. more

South China Sea: Pathways to Peace (Complete)

Scholars and analysts examine ways in which the South China Sea dispute might be disentangled while avoiding a potentially disastrous conflict. more
L to R: Fred Teng, Ishaan Tharoor, Ho-Fung Hung, and Orville Schell at Asia Society New York on Oct. 28, 2014. (C. Bay Milin)

Video: Hong Kong Protest Movement a 'Rearguard Action' to Protect City's Unique Identity

Panelists view the pro-democracy demonstrations as the latest eruption of a longstanding cultural rift between Hong Kong and the mainland. more

Hong Kong: 'The Society Needs to Go On as a Whole'

"We know that Hong Kong is dying, but we want to die in dignity," argues Johns Hopkins professor Ho-Fung Hung. more

Hong Kong: Still One Country, Two Systems? (Complete)

As the mass demonstrations in Hong Kong extend into a second month, scholars and journalists examine the root causes of the protests and assess what's ahead for Hong Kong. more