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Asia Society President Robert B. Oxnam greets visitors at an Asia Society New York open house in 1984. (Marcia Weinstein/Asia Society)

#TBT: Why Asia in 1984 Wasn't Like Asia in '1984'

Each week, we'll reach into Asia Society's archives to find a photo from the organization's nearly 60-year history. This week: an Asia Society open house in 1984 defies George Orwell's dystopian vision. more
Sailors assemble in a line during a welcoming ceremony for the American Secretary of Defense, Ash Carter, at Vietnamese Navy headquarters in Hai Phong, Vietnam on May 31, 2015. (Ash Carter/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Look At Vietnam's Sailors

Sailors assemble in a line during a welcoming ceremony for the American Secretary of Defense, Ash Carter, at Vietnamese Navy headquarters in Hai Phong, Vietnam on May 31, 2015. (Ash Carter/Flickr) more
Vietnamese American author Andrew Lam. (Andrew Lam)

Interview: Andrew Lam, From Heartbroken Vietnamese Refugee to Best-Selling Author

Vietnamese American author recounts how he forced himself to confront the carnage, heartbreak, and marginalization of his childhood through writing. more
Left: Chris Shepherd, Right: Jody Schmal

Underbelly’s Chris Shepherd on Vietnam

Underbelly's Chris Shepherd visits with Houston Chronicle travel editor Jody Schmal to discuss his recent culinary journey through Vietnam. more
Author Suki Kim. (Ed Kashi)

AsiaFest Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Asia Society’s inaugural AsiaFest celebrated the vibrancy of Asian culture, creativity, and cuisine in Houston. more
Vietnamese American spoken artist and social activist Bao Phi. (AnRong Xu)

Interview: Vietnamese-American Poet on Challenging the ‘Dominant Discourses Regarding Race' in the US

Spoken word artist and social activist Bao Phi says privileged Asian American activists need to "illuminate the least privileged in our own communities." more
A father teaches his son how to golf at the Hanoi club golf center March 10, 2011 in Hanoi, Vietnam. (Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

Weekly Rewind: Flying Pigs in China, Golfing in Vietnam, and Cambodia's Child Grooms

Our latest Weekly Rewind, featuring some of the best Asia-related content from the past seven days that you may have missed. more
Empty fish nets hang waiting for the next day's catch in Da Nang, Vietnam on March 22, 2015. (Christopher Crouzet/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Waiting for a Good Catch in Vietnam

Empty fish nets hang waiting for the next day's catch in Da Nang, Vietnam on March 22, 2015. (Christopher Crouzet/Flickr) more
A puppy looks up beguilingly at the camera in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on February 23, 2015. (Ciao Ho/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Beguiling Stare in Vietnam

A puppy looks up beguilingly at the camera in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on February 23, 2015. (Ciao Ho/Flickr) more
An elderly patron eats breakfast at a street food vendor's stall in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on February 23, 2015. (CiaoHo/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Breakfast by the Road in Vietnam

An elderly patron eats breakfast at a street food vendor's stall in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on February 23, 2015. (CiaoHo/Flickr) more