Controversial author discusses visiting Taiwan, plans for his next novel, and drawing mandalas while stoned in his room.
Spoken word artist and social activist Bao Phi says privileged Asian American activists need to "illuminate the least privileged in our own communities."
Asia Society Museum's latest exhibition is the first to explore the concept of reclusion in Chinese art shaped by political and social changes in China during the 17th century.
Two Kandahar-based researchers have complied an anthology of poems by the Afghan Taliban exploring a wide range of themes from "unrequited love and bloody vengeance" to "religion and nationalism, even a desire for non-violence."
The great Urdu poet's life and career is commemorated before a sellout crowd at Asia Society New York.
One of Pakistan's most revered poets slays the crowd at Asia Society's mushaira.
In Pakistan, explains Waqas Khwaja, being a poet has always entailed a special responsibility.