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Samita Sinha Performs Excerpts From 'This Ember State'

NEW YORK, November 23, 2017 — Samita Sinha performs excerpts from "This Ember State" in collaboration with Dean Moss and Cenk Ergun. This work was commissioned and produced by Asia Society as part of the Creative Common Ground Initiative. (3 min., 43 sec.)


Policy

NEW YORK, January 10, 2011 - Commentator Thomas Friedman compares the relative situations of China and the United States with Orville Schell. (1 hr., 25 min.)

NEW YORK, January 10, 2011 - Author and journalist Anand Giridharadas talks to Sree Srinivasan about the experiences that led him to write India Calling. (1 hr., 4 min.) 

Policy
NEW YORK, January 6, 2011 - Benjamin Liebman, Susan Shirk, Guobin Yang, and Orville Schell look at the ways in which the Chinese government and public are adapting to the new information environment. (1 hr., 24 min.)
Business

NEW YORK, January 5, 2011- Eugene Kohn, Vincent Lo, Alan Plattus, and Orville Schell assess China's rapid urbanization through a focus on Shanghai's Pudong and Puxi districts.  (

Arts

NEW YORK, November 29, 2010 - Navina Sundaram assesses her aunt Amrita Sher-Gil's psychological state towards the end of her life. (3 min., 45 sec.)

Lifestyle

NEW YORK, December 16, 2010 - Rickmond Wong, Jenny Miller, and Adina Steiman discuss ramen trends in the US, while Chef Shigeto Kamada lets the audience have a taste.

Education

Andreas Schleicher explains what the school rankings reveal, and what policymakers around the world can learn. (59 min., 4 sec.)

NEW YORK, December 7, 2010 - Sichan Siv explains Cambodians' disappointment with the first Khmer Rouge conviction. (1 min., 43 sec.)

Policy

NEW YORK, December 7, 2010 - Susan Farkas, Heather Ryan, Sichan Siv, and Benny Widyono discuss the case of a Khmer Rouge official just found guilty of crimes against humanity.

Arts

NEW YORK, December 7, 2010 - Paul Auster and Motoyuki Shibata assess which kinds of writers survive translation and which don't. (1 min., 28 sec.)

Arts

NEW YORK, December 7, 2010 - Novelist Paul Auster and his Japanese translator Motoyuki Shibata discuss what's lost and found in literary translation. (1 hr., 14 min.)

Education

A recent study ranks US schools systems 26th in the world, significantly below those of Asian nations. What can America learn from the best education systems in the world? Animated by Mike Erla (1 min., 12 sec.)