How ‘Westworld’ Uses Multilingualism to Explore Prejudice

More from: | Motherboard |
0

Since its pilot episode, HBO’s Westworld has used dream sequences to channel the show’s central theme of awakening into consciousness. The park’s robotic hosts, haunted by shadowy memories that hint at their past lives and deaths, learn to follow these recollective landmarks out of the conceptual maze of their programming.

For Maeve Millay (Thandie Newton), these dreams manifest as idyllic memories of her young daughter, and then take a horrific turn when the child is abducted by a member of

(...)

Read full article » https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/59qjed/how-westworld-uses-multilingualism-to-explore-prejudice


About | Motherboard |

Motherboard is a multi-platform multimedia publication, relying on longform reporting, in-depth blogging, and video and film production to ensure every story is presented in its most gripping and relatable format. Beyond that, we are dedicated to bringing our audience honest portraits of the futures we face, so you can be better informed in your decision-making today.

Write for Motherboard. We have contributors all around the world. We're looking for smart, highly original science and tech stories of any length (...)

»Twitter: @motherboard »Facebook: @motherboardtv »YouTube: Motherboardtv