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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.
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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.
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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 /  Northern California
A Film about Remembering the Nanjing Massacre
Video and photos from the ninth annual U.S-China Entertainment Summit & Gala Dinner

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 /  India
Conservation architect Vikas Dilawari discusses three recently restored Victorian-Gothic fountains in the Fort area of Mumbai: the Wellington Fountain, the Ruttonsee Mulji Jetha Fountain, and the Flora Fountain.
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 /  India
Filmmakers Avijit Mukul Kishore and Rohan Shivkumar discuss their documentary films Nostalgia for the Future and Lovely Villa, and the relationship between architecture and identity, in a conversation moderated by George Jose.
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 /  New York
Join the principal members of the creative team, including the Metropolitan Opera's Tian Hao Jiang, as they perform excerpts from and discuss a new opera by composer Tang Jianping.
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 /  New York
Historian Nerina Rustomji discusses her research on imagery of the afterlife in Islamic gardens with Cornell University professor Iftikhar Dadi.
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 /  New York
A panel of young writers discusses the state of literary fiction in contemporary Pakistan.
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 /  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.

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