Culture and diversity can be a tool used to unify a country or nation; however, as seen by recent global political movements, it can also be used to polarize and segment populations. Back at Asia Society by popular demand, MSNBC anchor Ali Velshi examines the current phenomenon and spread of culture wars that both curb and spread populist ideas.
The Tale of Ping Pong Pig is a story with lots of fun and hidden jokes included, and it is once again brilliantly illustrated by Harry Harrison, Hong Kong’s famous award-winning cartoonist. Let’s come to join us for a fun-filled afternoon o
Immerse yourself in the world of classical Chinese dance and ballet through a lecture by Beijing Dance Theater choreographer Wang Yuanyuan at Asia Society Texas Center, following SPA's presentation of "Hamlet" at Jones Hall on Friday, February 22.
Incredible changes are happening in the medtech industry that will shape the future of healthcare, aging populations, and more. Join us for a panel discussion on pioneer nations in medtech — Japan, the U.S., and Israel — and major innovations that are sure to surface in the coming years.
In this presentation, Weijian Shan, author of the famous memoir Out of Gobi, will recount his remarkable personal story of his exile to the Gobi Desert for hard labor amidst the turmoil of Mao Zedong’s Cultural Revolution.