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In Cuba, a Chinatown With No Chinese
July 12, 2017
In Cuba, a Chinatown With No Chinese
Havana’s barrio chino isn’t what it used to be, but presents an opportunity nonetheless.
In Cuba, a Chinatown With No Chinese
Bollywood Conquers China? Not Quite
July 08, 2017
Bollywood Conquers China? Not Quite
Did the Bollywood hit Dangal really take China by storm?
Bollywood Conquers China? Not Quite
China’s Women’s National Lacrosse Team: The Future of Chinese Sports
July 08, 2017
China’s Women’s National Lacrosse Team: The Future of Chinese Sports
Without state backing or public attention, the team has made its first-ever World Cup.
China’s Women’s National Lacrosse Team: The Future of Chinese Sports
China’s Lianyungang: A Hub Waiting to be Born
July 06, 2017
China’s Lianyungang: A Hub Waiting to be Born
One Belt, One Road and many hopes for China’s regions and cities.
China’s Lianyungang: A Hub Waiting to be Born
The God of Great Things, India’s Arundhati Roy Returns With a New Novel
June 06, 2017
The God of Great Things, India’s Arundhati Roy Returns With a New Novel
The Ministry of Utmost Happiness is important as a collection of essays but less digestible as a novel.
The God of Great Things, India’s Arundhati Roy Returns With a New Novel
<em>Kung Fu Yoga</em>: A Chinese-Indian Soft Power Romance
June 01, 2017
Kung Fu Yoga: A Chinese-Indian Soft Power Romance
The movie is also a promotional feature for One Belt, One Road.
Kung Fu Yoga: A Chinese-Indian Soft Power Romance
Cabbages & Condoms: A Socio-Sexual History and Restaurant Review
June 01, 2017
Cabbages & Condoms: A Socio-Sexual History and Restaurant Review
Beneath the strange restaurant gimmick are Thailand's family planning and population policies.
Cabbages & Condoms: A Socio-Sexual History and Restaurant Review
Is Hong Kong Taking a Backward Step on LGBT Rights?
May 29, 2017
Is Hong Kong Taking a Backward Step on LGBT Rights?
With a petition to appeal a landmark rights case, Hong Kong may be taking a small step backward.
Is Hong Kong Taking a Backward Step on LGBT Rights?
Asia’s Coming Genomics Revolution
May 17, 2017
Asia’s Coming Genomics Revolution
From China to Japan and Singapore, Asian countries are investing in the genomics revolution.
Asia’s Coming Genomics Revolution
‘Skeleton God’: Exorcising Demons in Tibet
May 11, 2017
‘Skeleton God’: Exorcising Demons in Tibet
Mysterious murders, corruption, and the ghosts of history haunt the fictional Tibetan town of Yangkar.
‘Skeleton God’: Exorcising Demons in Tibet
South Korea and China Chasing Hockey Dreams
May 04, 2017
South Korea and China Chasing Hockey Dreams
As the next two hosts of the Winter Olympics, both countries are pushing to improve their ice hockey performances.
South Korea and China Chasing Hockey Dreams
The Indian Cavalry’s Charge on an Israeli City And Its Usefulness Now
May 01, 2017
The Indian Cavalry’s Charge on an Israeli City And Its Usefulness Now
The politics of history can be useful for diplomacy but dangerous for grammar.
The Indian Cavalry’s Charge on an Israeli City And Its Usefulness Now
The Perilous Homecoming of Flappy McFlapperson
April 28, 2017
The Perilous Homecoming of Flappy McFlapperson
The cuckoos that captured hearts are on their way back to Beijing.
The Perilous Homecoming of Flappy McFlapperson
The Sleuth on the Sukhumvit: 25 Years of Noir Fiction With Christopher G. Moore
April 23, 2017
The Sleuth on the Sukhumvit: 25 Years of Noir Fiction With Christopher G. Moore
Noir fiction set in Southeast Asia is particularly popular.
The Sleuth on the Sukhumvit: 25 Years of Noir Fiction With Christopher G. Moore
Vietnam’s Beekeepers Fight Back
April 11, 2017
Vietnam’s Beekeepers Fight Back
Beekeepers fight climate change to keep their hives alive.
Vietnam’s Beekeepers Fight Back
Inside the World of Indian Moneylenders
March 31, 2017
Inside the World of Indian Moneylenders
Though universally despised, the sahukar plays an indispensable role in most rural communities.
Inside the World of Indian Moneylenders
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