Journalist and author Mei Fong spoke about her book ' One Child: The Story of China's Most Radical Experiment' at Asia House.
Rising house prices and shortage of brides are cost of one-child policy, claims author

Mei Fong spoke about her book 'One Child: The Story of China’s Most Radical Experiment.'

Tsang Kin-Wah, Let Us Build and Launch A Blue Rocket To His Heaven, 2009, AP-artist print, 90 x 60 cm, Limited edition 86+14 artist’s proof (AP), courtesy of the artist
Works by globally-renowned Hong Kong artists on sale at auction

Art by Au Hoi Lam, Suki Chan, Tsang Kin-Wah and Leung Mee-ping is for sale in our Benefit Auction.

From left, Jemimah Steinfeld, Jonathan Tel, Preti Taneja and Mahesh Rao at the session 'Asia's Forgotten Lives'
Jonathan Tel: ‘There are only three stories journalists ever write’

The British author spoke at a short story session about his books which are set in China.

Mieko Meguro, Fire works - on paper, 1993, courtesy of the artist
Asia House Benefit Auction: How to place your bid online

Bidding started on Paddle8 on Tuesday 7 June at 15.00 BST.

Mahesh Rao gives a talk about his career and books on the closing night of the Asia House Bagri Foundation Literature Festival
Mahesh Rao: from London bookseller to award-winning author

The East Africa-born writer gives a talk about his career to date and his books set in India.

Maha Ahmed, Untitled, 2015, gouache on wasli, 56 x 76 cm, float-mounted in a white frame, courtesy of the artist
Two works inspired by life in Pakistan on sale at Benefit Auction

The works have been generously donated by Pakistani artists Maha Ahmed and Farina Alam.

Tsherin Sherpa's 'All Things Considered' (2015) is one of the lots to be auctioned at the Asia House Benefit Auction
Works by two contemporary Tibetan artists on offer at Asia House Auction

Art by Tsherin Sherpa and Tsewang Tashi will go under the hammer at our June auction.

Pictured from left are Radhika Sanghani, Sharmila Chauhan, Ramita Navia and Elif Shafak at the event titled 'The Good Wife' at Asia House
A sexual awakening in Iran, freedom in India, but a step back in Turkey

The ongoing changing position of women in Asia was discussed by authors at our literature festival.

Left: Kim Lim, 'Black Wash', 1993, Lithograph, 55 x 55 cm, Courtesy of the Estate of Kim Lim. Right: Kim Lim in the studio, 1960
Print by globally-renowned Singapore-born artist on offer at Asia House Auction

Black Wash (1993), a lithograph on paper, by the late Kim Lim, is one of the lots to go under the ha

Richard Cockett, author of Blood, Dreams and Gold: The Changing Face of Burma, gives a talk about drugs in Myanmar, at a talk during the Asia House Bagri Foundation
Drugs are Myanmar’s biggest social problem, book claims

Richard Cockett speaks about his book 'Blood, Dreams and Gold: The Changing Face of Burma.'