There are two lovably anthropological beats to Man of Steel. The first is a glimpse of knm er 183. A big thanks for pointing that one out goes to my old classmate August Costa.
The second is the absence of fictive kinship.
For those of you following the marriage debates in the United States or thinking back to my posts on polygamy and American anxieties about the nuclear family (somehow melted down during AAA ’07)….breaking news! Continue reading