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 /  India
On December 14, 2018, Asia Society India Centre hosted the eighth annual edition of the Opening Night Celebration Dinner with Times Litfest.
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 /  Northern California
Asia Society Southern California and Asia Society Northern California will co-host a discussion with the Elkes Foundation
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 /  Southern California
This year, 5 of the 15 films shortlisted for the Best Documentary Feature Oscar were Asian made. ASSC hosted a special panel discussion with directors, producers, and cinematographers from four of these extraordinary films.
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 /  Asia 21 Young Leaders
Asia 21 Young Leader Xyza Cruz Bacani ('18) publishes her first book, "We Are Like Air."
An excerpt from Rabeah Ghaffari's debut novel 'To Keep the Sun Alive,' which portrays the 1979 Iranian Revolution through family drama and personal struggle.
Experience the best of Asia without leaving New York
Meng Jinghui directs, produces, and writes some of the most interesting plays in China today.
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 /  Switzerland
On December 3 2018, at last event of the year of Asia Society Switzerland, 150 people rushed into the chapel of the Helferei in Zurich’s old town. They came to see Uli Sigg,the world’s foremost collector of contemporary Chinese art and Kai Strittmatter, journalist and foreign correspondent to China.
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 /  Switzerland
Once more we have asked our members, this year's speakers as well as our colleagues all over the world what they have been reading lately. Here is our list of book recommendations, a selection for the travelling the world through windows of time and space – page by page.

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 /  Southern California
How did a shark tale that went to market with a high budget but low expectations turn into the highest-grossing co-production with China? Hollywood and Chinese producers brought both cultures to bear in the marketing campaign.
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 /  Southern California
Why has it been hard for Asians to get hired in Hollywood and how is that changing? Dramatically.
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 /  Southern California
Film executives and tech entrepreneurs talk about the great game of trying to deliver more local-language films to Chinese consumers and more Chinese-language films to world audiences. How's that going?
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 /  Southern California
Hollywood hopes more and more people will go to movies in China. The market has been expanding, but can it keep up its explosive growth? Michael Ellis of the Motion Picture Association offers new research.
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 /  New York
Musicians and dancers from the court of Hamengkubuwono X, Sultan of Yogyakarta, perform a traditional Indonesian dance.
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 /  New York
Examples of golek menak and wayang wong forms of traditional Indonesian dance.

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