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India needs to make stronger efforts in building functional relationships with its neighbors for the country and the region.
The American novelist and his Japanese translator discuss the intricacies of cross-cultural communication.
The 2008 Man Asian Literary Prize winner discusses his debut novel 'Ilustrado' with poet Luis Francia.
Reza Aslan hopes literature and music can help break down the boundaries between the Middle East and the West.
World-renowned dancer Rajika Puri on the importance of myth in Indian culture.
The versatile writer and editor tours behind his major new compilation of writing from the Islamic world.
Amid the Obama fever in Asia, an India filmmaker releases film based on the global recession.
South India's wild and wonderful potboilers are finally becoming available in English.
An excerpt from Xu Xi's novel, shortlisted for the Man Asian Literary Prize.

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Arts
 /  New York
Historian Nerina Rustomji discusses her research on imagery of the afterlife in Islamic gardens with Cornell University professor Iftikhar Dadi.
Arts
 /  New York
A panel of young writers discusses the state of literary fiction in contemporary Pakistan.
Arts
 /  New York
South Asian food writers, including renowned cookbook author Madhur Jaffrey, discuss the role that food plays in the region's intangible cultural heritage.
Arts
 /  New York
Panelists discuss the role that arts and cultural figure played throughout history on the political and social consciousness of Lahore.
Arts
 /  New York
LLF Founder and CEO Razi Ahmed, Asia Society's Rachel Cooper, and UN Permanent Representative to Pakistan Ambassador Dr. Maleeha Lodhi deliver opening remarks at the 2019 festival in New York.
Arts
 /  India
A discussion on the role of cultural diplomacy and the creation of the South Asian Symphony Orchestra followed by a series of performances.

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  • Special Event
     /  Hong Kong
    28 May 2019
    6 - 7 p.m.
    Immerse yourself in James Turrell's meditative light installation Yukaloo while moving through a powerful vinyasa yoga practice with Kita Yoga teacher and founder of Your Life Your Playground, Steffi Gonzales.
  • Tour
     /  Hong Kong
    30 May 2019
    2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    Join us in our upcoming visit to the Mills. In this tour, Mr. Ray Zee, Chief Designer, Nan Fung Development Ltd. will walk us through the old to the new from an architectural context. After the tour, stay for tea sampling at Man Cha Teas!
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     /  Hong Kong
    30 May 2019
    6 - 7 p.m.
    Immerse yourself in James Turrell's meditative light installation Yukaloo while going through a series of mindful movements to let go of tension, negative emotions and energy blocks with Kita Yoga teacher Natalie Soderstrom.
  • Networking Event
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    30 May 2019
    6:30 - 8 p.m.
    Meet acclaimed curator Marian Pastor Roces in the launch of her essays Gathering: Political Writing on Art and Culture. She will be joined in conversation by ArtAsiaPacific’s deputy editor and deputy publisher HG Masters
  • Performance
     /  New York
    30 May 2019
    7:30 - 9 p.m.
    Asian-American dancers and choreographers share personal stories told though dance in short vignettes that share multiple perspectives.
  • AsiaStore Event
     /  New York
    31 May 2019
    12 - 3 p.m.
    Award-winning artist and jewelry designer Melissa Lew attributes much of her design influence to her Chinese heritage. Join us as we showcase her latest pendant and notecard collections.
  • Tour
     /  Northern California
    01 Jun 2019
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Join the Asia Society Young Professionals Group for this educational and poignant tour of the Then They Came for Me: Incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII and the Demise of Civil Liberties exhibit on Saturday, June 1st.
  • Performance
     /  Hong Kong
    02 Jun 2019
    2:30 - 5 p.m.
    「音樂遇上韓志勳」是一個以展覽「光的故事:韓志勳」為概念譜寫之音樂新作公開徵集活動。這場3小時的音樂會將演出八首精選作品,並將邀請音樂及藝術界知名人士出席,及作出即場討論。這場3小時的音樂會將演出八首精選作品,並將邀請音樂及藝術界知名人士出席,及作出即場討論。參加之講者包括:韓志勳藝術伴侶兼太太,蔡仞姿;CASH主席,陳永華教授;聲音藝術家,楊嘉輝﹔「音樂遇上韓志勳」藝術總監,鄧樂妍博士。