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Wendy Lesser’s Louis Kahn–a Must Read WINS THE $10,000 MARFIELD PRIZE!

This review contributed to the momentum among Arts Club of Washington volunteer readers and referrals of excellence to the judges.  Lesser’s book was awarded the 2018 Marfield Prize. Wendy Lesser has done a masterful job in “You Say to Brick: The Life of Louis Kahn, presenting Kahn– “the man” and “the architect”.  Her portrayal is … Continue reading

philosophy / Society / Writing

Scientism vs. Objectivism–a thought provoking Opinion Piece

Recommended reading….It was interesting to experience in the mind’s eye the writers’ reminiscences about how he began studying philosophy and the contributions of his favorite professor.  What I liked about the piece is how, even without knowledge of the field, one could begin to grasp how foundational the concept of philosophy can be as applied to … Continue reading