FILTER CONTENTS


Topics
Topics

Video Gallery

Arts
 /  New York

A Conversation With Sri Sultan Hamengkubuwono X, Governor of the Yogyakarta Special Region (Complete)

NEW YORK, November 11, 2018 — Sri Sultan Hamengkubuwono X, Governor of the Yogyakarta Special Region in Indonesia discusses the history and living culture of Javanese court performance with Rachel Cooper, director of global performing arts and cultural initiatives at Asia Society. The conversation took place on the occasion of the sultan's visit to New York and was followed by a special performance at Asia Society. (56 min., 20 sec.)


Education
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, Asia Society's Tony Jackson and other officials introduce the interactive project "Mapping the Nation."
Arts
 /  New York
Iranian Kamancheh virtuoso Kayhan Kalhor is joined on stage by bass santour player Ali Bahrami Fard.
Arts
 /  New York
Stephen Blum offers introductory remarks about traditional Iranian music.
Arts
 /  India
Asia Society India Centre interviews founding members of the Mumbai-based artists' collective CAMP.
Asia Society Afghanistan 21 Young Leader Ameen Habibi is hopeful for the future of Afghanistan because of its young people.
Sadiq Amini lays out four challenges for Afghan youth today, such as the older generation's lack of confidence in their leadership abilities.
Ahmad Shuja emphasizes the importance of empowerment and education for the younger generation of Afghans.
Asia Society Afghanistan 21 Young Leader Salma Alokozai cites some of the challenges and prospects facing young Afghans after 2014.
Freshta Karim argues that despite an uncertain security scenario looming after 2014, the gains of the past 12 years still give young Afghans hope.
Mohammad Shafiq Hamdam underlines the importance of young Afghans to the country's present, not just its future.
Historian Jung Chang proposes Dowager Empress Cixi as a far-sighted early reformer.
Business
 /  Southern California
President of the China Film Co-Production Corporation Zhang Xun speaks with EMASIA Chairman Peter Shiao at the 2013 U.S.-China Film Summit.