Asimov, Isaac. 2004 (1950). “Runaround” and “Reason” in I, Robot. New York: Bantam Dell.
Fritz Lang. (1927). Metropolis. New York, NY: Kino International. (Available through NYU Kanopy)
Geek of the Week
- Cellarius, “Darwin Among the Machines [To the Editor of the Press, Christchurch, New Zealand, 13 June, 1863.]” (Valeria)
- Alex Garland, Ex Machina (A24, 2015). (Available at Avery Fisher) (Netflix, Amazon, iTunes) (Jessica)
- Specifically, the dance scene: starts at 50m37sec and ends at 48m40sec or the full clip is available on YouTube.
Theory and Commentary
Battaglia, Debbora. 2001. Multiplicities: An Anthropologist’s Thoughts on Replicants and Clones in Popular Film. Critical Inquiry 27(3): 493-514.
Gray, C. H., ed. 1995. Part 4: In the Imagination. In The Cyborg Handbook. New York: Routledge.
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