Dorothy R. Santos


Dorothy Santos, along with Karissa Chen, is Editor-in-Chief of Hyphen magazine.

Silencing the Conscious

The Representation of the API Body in Ex Machina

This post contains spoilers.

The plot line dictates, culturally and historically, a dominant narrative told many times in film and media. I wish it were different. With the myriad of racial, cultural, and social stories flooding the media, visibility of API bodies is still so very far behind in the mainstream culture even when it is inserted into film as an aside.