Japan's artists aim to foster intra-Asia links

Stage Jan 1, 2015

Japan's artists aim to foster intra-Asia links

by Mika Eglinton

The subject of Japan's position in the world of Asian performing arts has been widely addressed over the past decade, and the new leadership of last year's Festival/Tokyo — its largest annual performing-arts event — vowed to step up efforts to develop collaborations and ...

Commentary / World Jan 3, 2011

Portents of Sudanese respect for diversity

by Thabo Mbeki

JOHANNESBURG — It has been said, correctly, that Sudan is a microcosm of Africa. For this reason, the entire continent will follow events in Sudan over the next few months with the greatest interest. On Jan. 9 the people of South Sudan will vote ...