Asian Review of Books

The Asian Review of Books is the only dedicated pan-Asian book review publication. Widely quoted, referenced, republished by leading publications in Asian and beyond and with an archive of more than two thousand book reviews, the ARB also features long-format essays by leading Asian writers and thinkers, excerpts from newly-published books and reviews of arts and culture.

Books
History
Politics
1
Jonathan Chatwin, "The Southern Tour: Deng Xiao...
An interview with Jonathan Chatwin
47 min
2
Robert D. Kaplan, "The Loom of Time: Between Em...
An interview with Robert D. Kaplan
27 min
3
Kyokutei Bakin, "Eight Dogs, Or Hakkenden: Part...
An interview with Kyokutei Bakin
35 min
4
David Veevers, "The Great Defiance: How the Wor...
An interview with David Veevers
67 min
5
Noo Saro-Wiwa, "Black Ghosts: A Journey Into th...
An interview with Noo Saro-Wiwa
30 min
6
Julie Kalman, "The Kings of Algiers: How Two Je...
An interview with Julie Kalman
44 min
7
Ben Rothenberg, "Naomi Osaka: Her Journey to Fi...
An interview with Ben Rothenberg
40 min
8
Thomas J. Barfield, "Shadow Empires: An Alterna...
An interview with Thomas J. Barfield
45 min
9
Simon Partner, "Koume's World: The Life and Wor...
An interview with Simon Partner
58 min
10
Diego Javier Luis, "The First Asians in the Ame...
An interview with Diego Javier Luis
53 min
11
Gregory Wallance, "Into Siberia: George Kennan'...
An interview with Gregory Wallance
50 min
12
Joshua Ehrlich, "The East India Company and the...
An interview with Joshua Ehrlich
35 min
13
Adrian Goldsworthy, "Rome and Persia: The Seven...
An interview with Adrian Goldsworthy
64 min
14
Agnes Chew, "Eternal Summer of My Homeland" (Ep...
An interview with Agnes Chew
32 min
15
Lindsay Pereira, "The Memoirs of Valmiki Rao" (...
An interview with Lindsay Pereira
29 min
16
Timothy Brook, "The Price of Collapse: The Litt...
An interview with Timothy Brook
35 min
17
Scott D. Seligman, "Murder in Manchuria: The Tr...
An interview with Scott D. Seligman
39 min
18
Elise Hu, "Flawless: Lessons in Looks and Cultu...
An interview with Elise Hu
32 min
19
Hugo Wong, "America's Lost Chinese: The Rise an...
An interview with Hugo Wong
44 min
20
Susan Blumberg-Kason, "Bernardine's Shanghai Sa...
An interview with Susan Blumberg-Kason
36 min
21
John Zubrzycki, "Dethroned: The Downfall of Ind...
An interview with John Zubrzycki
56 min
22
Jeffrey Angles, ed., "Godzilla and Godzilla Rai...
An interview with Jeffrey Angles
35 min
23
Arupjyoti Saikia, "The Quest for Modern Assam: ...
An interview with Arupjyoti Saikia
46 min
24
Aarathi Prasad, "Silk: A History in Three Metam...
An interview with Aarathi Prasad
48 min
25
Toby Matthiesen, "The Caliph and the Imam: The ...
An interview with Toby Matthiesen
40 min