Past Events

Discussion
Monday 9 Nov 2009 - 3:00am - 4:30am
When President Barack Obama first sets foot in China as American President on November 15, only three weeks will remain before the start of negotiations in Copenhagen.
Special Event
Saturday 7 Nov 2009 - 6:00am - 7:30am
Discover the clothing and jewelry worn by the Hindu deities in the exhibition Devotion in South India: Chola Bronzes.
Film
Friday 6 Nov 2009 - 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Kambozia Partovi. Iran. 2005. 105 min. 35 mm. A young widowed mother takes a defiant stand and runs her late husband's restaurant against the threat of men in her community to shut down the business. Co-presented with Global Film Initiative (GFI).
Special Event
Friday 6 Nov 2009 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
NYC's hottest happy hour! Asia Circle, the Society's young patrons group, hosts a cocktail evening. Reunite with friends, network with members, and find out why you should join Asia Circle. Complimentary Museum exhibition tours at 7:00 and 7:30 pm.
Special Event
Friday 6 Nov 2009 - 7:00am - 9:00am
Join us in honoring the winner of the first annual Bernard Schwartz book award, a prize given to recognize excellence in nonfiction writing on Asia or U.S.-Asia relations. Duncan McCargo is one of the world's leading scholars on Thailand.
Discussion
Tuesday 3 Nov 2009 - 1:30pm - 3:00pm
On May 25 this year, in response to North Korea's second nuclear test, the UN Security Council implemented resolution 1874, containing robust financial sanctions. On the eve of its adoption, Susan Rice, the U.S.
Tuesday 3 Nov 2009
Personal Appearance by Kai Yin Lo, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm daily.
Panel Discussion
Monday 2 Nov 2009 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for an evening exploring contemporary Chinese arts with avant-garde artist Wenda Gu and award winning composer Tan Dun in conversation with Melissa Chiu, director of the Asia Society Museum.
Film
Friday 30 Oct 2009 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Marziyeh Meshkini. Iran. 2000. 78min. 35mm.
Conference
Thursday 29 Oct 2009 - 4:00am - 2:00pm
To be hosted by the city of Wuhan in Hubei Province, the Asia Society's Annual China Business Summit seeks to leverage Asia Society's important role.

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