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The Best Performances from Head in the Clouds New York

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Big Ocean debuts as K-pop’s first hard of hearing idol group

An interview with the trio, who found harmony beyond hearing and are ready to create a more inclusive entertainment scene for all

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‘Larry: The Musical’ is a sonic revolution for an Asian future in theater

This Filipino-led production details the life and impact of revolutionary labor leader, Larry Itliong

Someone off-camera holds a copy of "Year of the Cicada" up while Mei-Mei Holland smiles in the background, wearing a red and black plaid button-down with her hair in a ponytail.

Mei-Mei Holland and the lifecycle of a poet

In celebration of her debut poetry collection, “Year of the Cicada,” the poet reflects on finding her voice over the years, learning more about herself and her family along the way

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Why fewer women in Asia are choosing motherhood

On this Mother’s Day, Taiwanese American writer JiaYing Grygiel looks at the long hours, cost of living, and desire for freedom making parenthood unrealistic for many in Asia

Artistic swimmers Ruby Remati and Megumi Field float in a pool, looking to the left, with a big splash of water in front of them.

Road to Paris: Megumi Field was born for the water

The 18-year-old artistic swimmer on her Olympic goals, swimming in a bubble, and balancing being an elite athlete with teenage life

Brian Vu, dressed as a soldier as Danny Chen in "An American Soldier."

Huang Ruo is using opera to teach Asian American history

The Chinese American composer on his latest work, which tells the story of Chinese American soldier Danny Chen, and the strides made in AA+PI and BIPOC operatic voices

A South Asian woman and man stand close together with their foreheads touching. The South Asian woman is holding hands with a White woman who is visibly pregnant.

What would you give for a baby?

A look at the struggles—monetary, social, cultural—behind surrogacy for South Asian American couples

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Five mixed-Asian filmmakers to watch in 2024

These creatives’ work defines the current moment in indie filmmaking and the future of entertainment

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Welcome to Long Island City

Meet seven of nearly 11,000 Asians living in Long Island City, New York—the City’s fastest-growing AA+PI neighborhood

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Author Rachel Khong on her great American novel

“Real Americans,” the follow-up to her acclaimed debut “Goodbye, Vitamin,” is an intimate, extraordinary novel about the Asian American experience

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442: The story behind Vietnamese nail salons

How one actress and 20 Vietnamese refugee women forever changed an entire industry

Pop star IU in "My Mister."

How watching K-dramas can improve your mental health

Licensed marriage and family therapist Jeanie Y. Chang of the global wellness company Noona’s Noonchi explains

Actor Henry Golding in 1940s clothing, with a pipe in his mouth, stands on a boat and holds a rope in "The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare."

It’s all fun for Henry Golding in ‘The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare’

The actor tells us his favorite moments on set, which explosion was the best, and has a surprise guest playfully crash our interview

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Yuyu Kitamura is on her own journey of acceptance

Meet one of the charming young stars of Netflix’s new supernatural DC Comics series “Dead Boy Detectives”

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CRAVITY reaches for new heights in ‘EVERSHINE’

No longer “Monster Rookies,” the K-pop group explores what it means to evolve

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The Man Who Mentored Wong Kar-wai

An examination of Patrick Tam’s ‘My Heart Is That Eternal Rose’ and two cinematographers’ bond through film

Actress Sea Shimooka as Sophon in "3 Body Problem," in black clothing, with a sword handle sticking out from her back.

Sea Shimooka Unlocks the ‘3 Body Problem’

The actress and director on the exciting new Netflix series and her most otherworldly role yet

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Put the ‘pot’ in pot stickers for this year’s 4/20

Writer Anjana Pawa reveals eight AA+PI cannabis brands that are changing the industry with innovative, aesthetic products for your recreation

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‘The Greatest Night in Pop’ is filmed like a heist

Vietnamese American director Bao Nguyen on his latest documentary: a making of the Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie hit song “We Are the World”

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Love, Bonito is made with love for the everyday Asian woman

How Rachel Lim built her line of womenswear from blog shop to empowerment brand