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All about bedhaya and other traditional dance forms from Indonesia.
Photos and video of performances by four acclaimed dancer-choreographers, each one looking back and moving forward from traditional forms.
Summary and videos from the event, co-produced by Asia Society and Columbia University
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 /  India
On October 12, 2018, Suhas Bahulkar, Manisha Patil, Abhay Sardesai and Shukla Sawant discussed M.V. Dhurandhar's artistic legacy.
He will partake in a conversation with this year’s honoree, acclaimed Chinese actor, writer, director and producer Xu Zheng.
An introduction to the most popular and common flavorings found in Indian cooking across the subcontinent
Xu Zheng made China’s first blockbuster and tackles contemporary Chinese social issues in this year’s dark comedy ‘Dying to Survive’
Talking spices, seasonings, and new menu items with Garden Court Café's chef de cuisine.
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 /  India
A conversation on antiquity smuggling and repatriation with S. Vijay Kumar and Hussain Zaidi.

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 /  New York
Composer Huang Ruo and librettist Bao-Long Chu discuss the chamber opera 'Bound,' inspired by a Texas honor roll student. Following the conversation, performers Fang Tao Jiang and Guang Yang sing excerpts from the work.
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 /  New York
A panel discussion featuring noted collectors of Indian art speaking on the role of passion, art appreciation, and aesthetics with regards to their private collections. Moderated by Asia Society Museum Director Boon Hui Tan.
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 /  India
Jyotindra Jain and Annapurna Garimella discuss the artist Jangarh Singh Shyam's expansive body of work and the mediated demarcations between folk and contemporary art.
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 /  India
Homi K. Bhabha, Nandita Das, T.M. Krishna and Yo-Yo Ma discuss the role of cultural hospitality and creativity in a world where communities are divided by ideologies of exclusion.
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 /  Southern California
The celebrated filmmaker discusses his new film, which probes personal values and relationships in a rapidly changing China through the tale of a local mobster and his girlfriend.
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 /  New York
Theatre artists David Henry Hwang and Bartlett Sher discuss where progress has been made when in comes to Asian representation in American popular media, and where it can still be improved.

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