This weekend, May 28-29, the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center presents “Crosslines: A Culture Lab on Intersectionality,” a free event in Washington, D.C., at the Smithsonian Arts & Industries Building.[…]
This clip featuring dancers Reejuta Joshi and Sneha Bhattacharyya performing a semiclassical Indian routine to Beyoncé’s “Formation” is proof that the power of Beyoncé truly crosses cultural lines. In an[…]
After concluding its run at Chicago’s Goodman Theatre, Ayad Akhtar’s Disgraced premieres on the West Coast November 6 at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre, with performances through December 20, 2015. The play[…]
Shikhandi, or Other Stories They Don’t Tell You, by Devdutt Pattanaik, explains that queerness isn’t only modern, Western, or sexual. Rather, by looking at the vast written and oral traditions of Hinduism,[…]
On Thursday at the White House, President Obama awarded the 2014 National Humanities Medals to ten recipients, five of whom were writers, including Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jhumpa Lahiri (at around 20[…]
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