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China's Coal Districts: 'A Very Visceral Experience'

NEW YORK, June 11, 2014 — Mother Jones reporter Jaeah Lee describes seeing the effects of air pollution firsthand in Lanzhou, one of the first cities to burn coal in China, and Gasland director Josh Fox argues that China's growing reliance on fracking is "all the more reason to ban it everywhere else." Panel discussion co-organized by Asia Society's Center on U.S.-China Relations, Mother Jones, and Climate Desk. (3 min., 9 sec.)

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Interview with Jaeah Lee and James West


Arts
 /  New York
Select clips from "This Ember State," a vocal performance by Samita Sinha in collaboration with Dean Moss and Cenk Ergun.
Policy
 /  New York
The Asia Society Policy Institute president says the awards help overcome "the base politics of fear."
Current Affairs
 /  New York
The trustee discusses the role the awards lay in highlighting important stories coming out of Asia.
Current Affairs
 /  New York
The awards "don't celebrate those who write checks — they celebrate those who make a difference."
Arts
 /  New York
The actor and comedian is seriously impressed with the Asia Game Changer awards.
Arts
 /  New York
The star of "Lion" talks about how honored he feels being named an Asia Game Changer in 2017.
Arts
 /  Texas
Buddhist monks painstakingly lay millions of grains of sand into place as part of a purification ritual at Asia Society Texas.
Education
Teachers share their experiences at the 2016 China Studies Seminar in Shanghai.
Current Affairs
 /  New York
Less pomp and circumstances, more emphasis on human rights
Current Affairs
 /  New York
Assessing President Trump's mercurial relationship with his Chinese counterpart
Arts
 /  New York
Despite not having complete fluency in the language, the Chinese memoirist says it makes her feel "free."
Arts
 /  New York
Xiaolu Guo discusses her latest book ‘Nine Continents’ at Asia Society New York.