Keyword: new york city
One of Chinatown's few female lion dancers, Sara Lai, discusses the often forgotten art of training to be a "lion head."
New York City's commissioner for immigrant affairs warns that often "the voice of a small, anti-immigrant minority drowns out the vast majority of Americans who support making this country welcoming and inclusive."
Controversial author discusses visiting Taiwan, plans for his next novel, and drawing mandalas while stoned in his room.
Fast Money anchor Melissa Lee discusses her childhood in Long Island, how an early career in consulting prepared her for journalism, and her experiences reporting from China.
MacArthur "Genius" award winner discusses the marginalized immigrant domestic workers she works with, saying "I can't imagine where else I'd be."
"People will see a person if you play a person. I still feel this, but over time I see some of the invisible obstacles, too," says Ken Leung of his experience as an Asian American actor.
News of Hurricane Sandy is disappearing from the headlines. But the devastation remains, including for many students in Asia Society's International Studies Schools Network.
CAAAV: Organizing Asian Communities is providing supplies, electricity — and translation services — to those in need.