This “apology” for Brutalism by Darren Bradley is useful: http://modernistarchitecture.blogspot.com/2013/07/an-apology-for-brutalism.html
For example: “Architects saw themselves as social engineers, shaping the way people lived.”
Who does this remind you of?
Also, recall the language we developed in class to describe the mise-en-scene of Ben Wheatley’s High-Rise: rectilinear, functional, pristine.
The German Romantic writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe once called architecture “frozen music.”
What kind of music does Brutalism make?