The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

In this episode, we discuss The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by Thomas Kuhn. According to Wikipedia: “Its publication was a landmark event in the history, philosophy, and sociology of scientific knowledge. Kuhn challenged the then prevailing view of progress in “normal science”. Normal scientific progress was viewed as “development-by-accumulation” of accepted facts and theories. Kuhn…

Body Image

In this video, we discuss Body Image with Trinere Rodriguez! Very personal discussions on the political and cultural aspects of Body Image. Video

After Virtue

In this episode, we discuss the book After Virtue which contributed to the rise of Virtue Ethics. The book is largely a diagnosis of a moral crisis that stems from modernity’s abandonment of teleology, which renders any moral disagreement incommensurable; in other words, if there is no shared conception of the good (teleology), then different…

Sound As Domination

This is a recording of a presentation called “Sound As Domination” that I gave at Game Audio Boston’s “Lightning Talks” on Tue, December 12, 2017 This is the summary of my presentation: “For centuries, the emotional impact of music had been much stressed and emphasized. Plato compared it to the dangerous charm of a Siren’s…