Beachy Brutes (Humane Architecture)

How concrete architecture becomes increasingly tropical. Timothy Schuler’s Flux Magazine article “Brutes on the Beach” and the related show with him, DeSoto Brown, Martin Despang furthers a discourse with DeSoto Brown [last week’s show], this being Martin Despang’s reflection on it. The architectural era of tropical brutalism on the Hawaiian Island being up for preservation […]

The Limits of Westernization, Part V (History Lens)

East Asian Modernity after WWII. Postwar intellectuals in East Asia struggled to understand why modernity had failed so terribly in WWII especially in Japan. Two arguments emerged, state-initiated external coercion vs inner cooptation. In China, intellectuals were brutalized during the WWII and reeducated afterward by the CCP, forced to recent western liberal leanings. The hosts […]

Daily Advisory 1/9/19

Today’s Daily Advisory Today’s Shows Summary of Shows for 1/9/2019 11:00 am, Much More On Medicine with Craig Thomas, in an episode called Kokua Mau = Continuous Care – Hawaii’s trusted resource for accurate information on advance care planning (ACP) as well as hospice and palliative care. with guest Jeannette Koijane Mph. Playlist: 12:00 […]