Pandemic feelings & language, dumplings, and food travel showsListen now (50 min) | Further thoughts on using language to individualize systemic failures and world catastrophes.
Climate fiction & reimagining the futureListen now (41 min) | Further thoughts on the 'cult of the individual' versus the collective in cultural and fictional imagination.
Bonus: 'We're just data'Listen now (26 min)
Psychiatry in the time of coronaListen now (40 min) | Further thoughts on the rise of therapy in modern times.
One of many: China's 'social credit system'Listen now (38 min) | Further thoughts on how English misinterpreted the original Chinese phrase of 'social credit.'
Anti-Asian violence, teen depression, and ghost forestsListen now (44 min) | Further thoughts on the Asian-American experience.
Intro: What can you expect from Thorns Have Roses?Listen now (2 min) | Further introductions of our backgrounds & what topics are on our minds.