Contributing writer for The Artifice.
Junior Contributor I
From The Stepford Wives to Ex-Machina: The Hypersexualization of Female Androids
Discuss sci-fi’s use of technology to build "the perfect woman." Why are androids given a gender in the first place? Do androids have a sense of autonomy or are they content to be used as a semi-sentient sex toy? Is this a fetish or a case of misogyny? Why are male androids in film rarely given the same sexualized treatment?