In “Westworld”, The Android Hosts Have More Humanity Than Their Human Creators

Season 1 concluded with “The Bicameral Mind.” Let’s look at one of the major themes of this first season. Activate analysis mode.

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Do you see the reference to Leonardo Da Vinci’s “Vitruvian Man”?

The hosts display a broad range of human emotions

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The same set of emotions are mostly absent from the hosts’ creators

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This juxtaposition serves to blur the line between human and host

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