Manal al-Sharif is a Saudi activist who co-founded and led the #Women2Drive movement to challenge the ban on women driving in her country. Join Asia Society for a conversation with Manal on the state of women in her home country and abroad.
In this family workshop with Bricks4Kidz, find out how Japan, China, and India brought about the origin of technology like the electric car, robots, and rockets. Build, learn, and play while exploring the realms of STEM and having fun with
In this process-focused workshop, students learn how to make one style of hanji (Korean paper) from raw-paper mulberry bark. By working together, students complete various steps to prepare raw materials for sheet formation in the gadum tteugi method.
Asia Society Texas Center welcomes artist Aimee Lee to discuss her work as part of "The Magic of Korean Papermaking" workshop at the Glassell School of Art. This presentation will use still and moving images to describe how hanji — Korean paper — is made in both Korea and the U.S.
"Beyond Sacred: Voices of Muslim Identity" illuminates the daily experiences of five young Muslim Americans who came of age in a post-9/11 society, and are building their lives in a time of continued fear of and violence towards Muslims.