NEW YORK, October 5, 2013 — Scholars William Beeman, Peter Chelkowski and Mohammad Ghaffari discuss the role of Ta'ziyeh and other ritual performances at the Shiraz Arts Festival, held annually in Iran from 1967 to 1977. (47 min., 22 sec.)
At a briefing at Asia Society New York, ASPI Vice President Wendy Cutler, one of the world’s most experienced and respected trade negotiators, discusses the current state of play in the U.S-China trade negotiations.
A discussion on antimicrobial resistance as a public health issue in India, focused on drug-resistant tuberculosis with doctors Abdul Ghafur and Zarir Udwadia in conversation with Indian Express editor Viveka Roychowdhury.
Leading experts from the global education field discussed innovations in cross-border education and the increased professional demand to attract future-ready graduates, including both linguistic and cultural fluency.