Now returning to the World of the West. (Photo by Wellington Rodrigues on Unsplash.)

Westworld’s storytelling challenge

Can the HBO series’ second season live up to the hype?

“These violent delights have violent ends,” may have been the creepy Shakespeare-sourced catchphrase of ’s first season, but it also belied the narrative structure of the show. By the end of the first ten episodes, the sadism of the…