Monthly Archive: February 2013

Feb 13

Karel Capek – Rossum’s Universal Robots (Prague, 1920)

Are human bodies merely machines controlled by our vindictive minds and the minds of those whose authority we are under? At the turn of the 20th century, Western culture was optimistic and scientific advancements were providing society with a faith in human achievement. Darwin’s research into the origins of species seemed to prove that humans …

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