Program Category: Main Program 06 Nov

Main Program | Art as Hope During a Crisis

06 Nov 2020 13:00 /

Art provides us with hope and guidance during a crisis. It enables us to explore what it means to be human, and to unite people and ideas. But COVID-19 has …

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Main Program | Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai: The Mountains Sing

06 Nov 2020 14:00 /

The Mountains Sing tells an enveloping, multigenerational tale of the Trần family, set against the backdrop of the Việt Nam War. Trần Diệu Lan, born in 1920, was forced to …

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Main Program | How can startups survive COVID-19?

06 Nov 2020 15:00 /

With its vast population and diverse economy, Indonesia’s startup scene was thriving prior to the pandemic. Last year Google predicted that the nation’s internet economy would grow to US$100 billion …

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Main Program | Antony Loewenstein: Pills, Powder, and Smoke: Inside the Bloody War on Drugs

06 Nov 2020 16:00 /

Pills, Powder, and Smoke investigates the individuals, officials, activists, victims, DEA agents, and traffickers caught up in this deadly war. Traveling through the UK, the US, Australia, Honduras, the Philippines, …

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Main Program | A Creative Response

06 Nov 2020 17:00 /

It’s natural to feel unmotivated and distracted during a crisis; it’s natural to have great difficulty focusing. But for some creatives, COVID-19 has provided new sources of inspiration and ideas, …

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Main Program | James Oseland: In Search of the Cradle of Flavor

06 Nov 2020 18:00 /

Join James Oseland to hear about his travels in search of the world’s best restaurants, street food stalls, and home cooks. James is the author and editor of World Food, …

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