NEW YORK, February 24, 2010 - Panelists Max Boot, Gordon Goldstein, George Packer, and Rufus Phillips debate whether parallels between the Vietnam War and present-day Afghanistan are valid. (1 hr., 37 min.)
Composer Huang Ruo and librettist Bao-Long Chu discuss the chamber opera 'Bound,' inspired by a Texas honor roll student. Following the conversation, performers Fang Tao Jiang and Guang Yang sing excerpts from the work.
A panel discussion featuring noted collectors of Indian art speaking on the role of passion, art appreciation, and aesthetics with regards to their private collections. Moderated by Asia Society Museum Director Boon Hui Tan.