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The Dystopian "Man of Steel"

In analyzing sci-fi author Neal Stephenson's manifesto calling for more stories based in utopian settings, Steven Grant explains how and why Zack Snyder's "Man of Steel" is a dystopian Superman tale.

Steven Grant Returns to CBR

Columnist and comic book writer Steven Grant returns to CBR for a limited engagement, detailing how he stopped reading comics, what brought him back and the dangers of corporatethink when reimagining comic icons.