Current Affairs Video Gallery

This page features all video coverage of Asia Society New York's recent Current Affairs programming. Please note: Clicking on a video will send you to Asia Society's global video gallery.

Josette Sheeran and Farooq Kathwari
Current Affairs
The Kashmir-born leader of one of America's most iconic companies sits for a wide-ranging interview with Josette Sheeran.
The Taiwan Elections: What's Next?
Current Affairs
Susan Thornton and Vincent Wei-chang Wang discuss the implications of Tsai Ing-wen's recent re-election with Asia Society's Tom Nagorski.
Mohammad Javad Zarif
Current Affairs
In a conversation with Asia Society President and CEO Josette Sheeran, Mohammad Javad Zarif criticized President Donald Trump's approach to Iran.
Nicholas Consonery, Ravi Agrawal, Somini Sengupta, and Tom Nagorski
Current Affairs
Ravi Agrawal, Nicholas Consenery, and Somini Sengupta participate in Asia Society New York's annual look at the year ahead.
Adam Platt
New York Magazine food critic Adam Platt discusses his new memoir 'The Book of Eating' with his father, Ambassador Nicholas Platt, president emeritus of Asia Society.
Martha Raddatz
Current Affairs
A conversation with ABC News Chief Global Affairs Correspondent Martha Raddatz.
Tom Nagorski and Thant Myint-U
Current Affairs
Thant Myint-U discusses his new book 'The Hidden History of Burma' with Tom Nagorski.
Jing Tsu, Geremie Barme, and Orville Schell
Policy
Geremie Barmé delivers a sweeping historical speech before discussing China, past and present, with Orville Schell and Jing Tsu.
John Delury
Current Affairs
John Delury explains that, despite a flurry of diplomatic activity of the two countries, Pyongyang has reason to fear Beijing's financial largesse.
William Burns
Current Affairs
The veteran diplomat assesses the relative difficulty of resolving both situations.
Building Peace With North Korea.
Current Affairs
John Delury and Dong-Jin Kim discuss the role humanitarian assistance plays in fostering peace on the Korean peninsula.
Ambassador William Burns
Current Affairs
The distinguished diplomat sits down with Asia Society President and CEO Josette Sheeran for a conversation about world affairs.
A representative of the Kung Fu Nuns of the Drukpa Lineage
Current Affairs
The nuns have attracted a wide following in India and Nepal through their martial arts skills and good works.
Yuriko Koike Accepts Asia Game Changer Award
Current Affairs
The governor, unable to attend due to a recent typhoon, was honored in absentia for her role in shattering the glass ceiling in Japan.
Jane Jie Sun
Current Affairs
The CEO of Ctrip credited diversity in fostering the success of her company.
Sheikha Hoor Al Qasimi
Current Affairs
Al Qasimi was selected for broadening awareness of art in her native Gulf region.
Sana Mir
Current Affairs
Mir dedicated her award to a younger generation and those leading the fight against climate change.
Faiza Saeed
Current Affairs
The first female presiding partner of Cravath, Swaine & More speaks about the importance of diversity in fostering successful organizations.