Society & Culture Episodes

Society & Culture

We Talk About Aliens! feat. Khoo Hsu Chuang and Julian Ng | Cincai² Bocai

May 19, 2021

When a trio of ex-colleagues haven't caught up in a while, all bets are off! They explore the big questions: are aliens among us? UFOs are just a matter of fact now? What about cryptocurrency? And how would you sort out the climate crisis? Ezra catches up with old radio comrades Khoo Hsu Chuang and…

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Surviving Schizophrenia: A Mother and Son Story

May 7, 2021

When Madam Kim falls into a depression following her divorce, her young son Kee Whay decides he should become a doctor. His wish: to mend his mother's broken heart. But as his own struggles with schizophrenia begin to emerge, their shared existence forces them to confront their relationship and wha…

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Hidayah Hisham — When Grief and Incarceration Meet in Film

April 22, 2021

When Hidayah Hisham was nine, she was unable to make sense of her Dad’s disappearance. 17 years later, she confronts her own past when she films the story of Siti — a daughter fighting for her father’s freedom — in her documentary Ayahku, Dr. G . Bio Hidayah Hisham is a video producer and presenter…

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hey Christmas, bye 2020.

Dec. 30, 2020

In this final episode of 2020, Ezra calls up a friend and finds out how the coronavirus affected his Christmas plans. Bio Johanan Sen has worked across the fields of strategic consulting, data-driven marketing, creative advertising, service design and product development. Currently, he is the Head …

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Takahara Suiko — Processing The Rage is Tiring

Dec. 14, 2020

Takahara Suiko is the brainchild behind The Venopian Solitude, the genre-defying experimental electro-pop-nusantara indie band. In this episode, she reflects on the concept of “Hō-ren-sō” (報・連・相) from her time in Japan; how she brings that to the dynamics of being in a band and her personal relatio…