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Life in New York's Little Pakistan
October 05, 2018
Life in New York's Little Pakistan
This once-thriving community is still trying to put itself back together after the 9/11 attacks.
Life in New York's Little Pakistan
India’s Sabarimala Temple and the Issue of Women’s Entry
October 03, 2018
India’s Sabarimala Temple and the Issue of Women’s Entry
Another Hindu temple will open its gates to women, reigniting the debate on Indian secularism.
India’s Sabarimala Temple and the Issue of Women’s Entry
Goodbye, Dr. Ho: The Passing of a Chinese Doctor (and Tourist Attraction)
October 02, 2018
Goodbye, Dr. Ho: The Passing of a Chinese Doctor (and Tourist Attraction)
Dr. Ho, a longtime draw for tourists in southwest China, passed away at aged 95.
Goodbye, Dr. Ho: The Passing of a Chinese Doctor (and Tourist Attraction)
Meet Lin Xi: A Progressive Female Character in a Chinese Drama
September 27, 2018
Meet Lin Xi: A Progressive Female Character in a Chinese Drama
The second season of China’s famous TV show, Nirvana in Fire (琅琊榜), sets a progressive character into a period drama.
Meet Lin Xi: A Progressive Female Character in a Chinese Drama
India’s Problem With Women
September 26, 2018
India’s Problem With Women
As tradition and modernity collide, India is the world's most dangerous place for women.
India’s Problem With Women
<em>Crazy Rich Asians</em>: A Clash of East and West?
September 19, 2018
Crazy Rich Asians: A Clash of East and West?
The East may not become the West, but it can surely buy it out.
Crazy Rich Asians: A Clash of East and West?
From Film to Reality: How Fans Find Their Fantasy Worlds
September 14, 2018
From Film to Reality: How Fans Find Their Fantasy Worlds
Jiufen’s A-Mei Teahouse may not have inspired Miyazaki’s Spirited Away, but fans visit in droves anyway.
From Film to Reality: How Fans Find Their Fantasy Worlds
Paint It Saffron: The Colors of Indian Political Parties
September 10, 2018
Paint It Saffron: The Colors of Indian Political Parties
Just like symbols, colors are a part of a party’s image.
Paint It Saffron: The Colors of Indian Political Parties
‘Amma Meri’ and the Dark Side of Rural Poverty in India
September 09, 2018
‘Amma Meri’ and the Dark Side of Rural Poverty in India
A new short film attempts to bridge the gap between imagined and real poverty in India.
‘Amma Meri’ and the Dark Side of Rural Poverty in India
Virtually With Us: Looking for Gandhi on the Internet
September 04, 2018
Virtually With Us: Looking for Gandhi on the Internet
Want to write a PhD about Gandhi? You can nearly do so without leaving your house.
Virtually With Us: Looking for Gandhi on the Internet
Where Can One Get a ‘Patriotic Muslim’ Certificate? About <em>Mulk</em>
September 01, 2018
Where Can One Get a ‘Patriotic Muslim’ Certificate? About Mulk
Despite a preachy posture, the movie’s importance lies in highlighting the plight of Muslims in contemporary India.
Where Can One Get a ‘Patriotic Muslim’ Certificate? About Mulk
'Crazy Rich Asians': Who Is an Asian?
September 01, 2018
'Crazy Rich Asians': Who Is an Asian?
Who exactly qualifies as Asian? Depends on who you ask.
'Crazy Rich Asians': Who Is an Asian?
Racism and Apartment Hunting in East Asia
August 29, 2018
Racism and Apartment Hunting in East Asia
Xenophobia makes even mundane tasks difficult for foreigners in countries like Japan and Singapore.
Racism and Apartment Hunting in East Asia
What’s Behind a Name? India’s Stalins
August 27, 2018
What’s Behind a Name? India’s Stalins
One of India’s most important states may soon be ruled by a man named Stalin.
What’s Behind a Name? India’s Stalins
The Working Holiday: Taiwanese Style
August 24, 2018
The Working Holiday: Taiwanese Style
Working holidays in Taiwan may be unpaid, but interest is growing among Taiwanese youth.
The Working Holiday: Taiwanese Style
The Limits of Inter-Korea Sports Diplomacy
August 24, 2018
The Limits of Inter-Korea Sports Diplomacy
A look at the past, present, and future of sports diplomacy between North and South Korea.
The Limits of Inter-Korea Sports Diplomacy
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