The Iranian-born author, imprisoned in his native country for three months, explains why he documented his experience in a best-selling novel.
Read an excerpt from Almira Astudillo Gilles' book "The Fire Beneath: Tales of Gold" which tells the story of how Berto Morales stumbled upon relics of the Philippines' gilded past.
Fourteen prominent members of the Filipino-American community will appear at Asia Society on Friday to talk about the moment that changed their lives.
Each week, we'll reach into Asia Society's archives to find a photo from the organization's nearly 60-year history. This week: a performance at an Asia House Gallery benefit in 1972.
China's struggle to maintain economic growth without damaging the environment continues despite ramped up government efforts.
Filmmaker Vibha Bakshi discusses how she gained access to shoot her documentary Daughters of Mother India, and why a similar film on sexual violence against women was banned in the country.
The acclaimed Chinese director, who accepted a Lifetime Achievement award at the U.S-China Film Summit, painted a bright picture of the future of Sino-American collaboration.
In an interview with ChinaFile, one of China's most preeminent film directors discusses censorship, Xi Jinping, and the possibility of working with Steven Spielberg.
The talented musician, performing soon at Asia Society Texas, discusses her unique musical sensibility with Asia Blog.
Each week, we'll reach into Asia Society's archives to find a photo from the organization's nearly 60-year history. This week: A 1971 program featuring traditional Korean musicians.
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