Sarah Zupko
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PopMatters Editor & Publisher

Sarah Zupko founded PopMatters, one of the largest independent cultural criticism magazines on the web, back in the Internet's early days of 1999. Zupko is a former Executive Producer for Tribune Media Services, the media syndication arm of the Tribune Company, and a 10-year veteran of Tribune. Her other pursuits involve writing historical fiction and research in the fields of Slavic and German history, as well as general European cultural and intellectual history. Zupko studied musicology, film, and drama at the University of Chicago and media theory at the University of Texas, where she received her M.A.

Features // 6 Articles
Reviews // 143 Articles
Blogs // 354 Articles
News // 7 Articles
//Features

Now Hear This!: Parker Millsap - 'Parker Millsap' (album premiere) | 27 Jan 2014 // 9:20 PM

PopMatters is pleased to premiere Parker Millsap's self-titled album, the latest from the wise-beyond-his-years 20-year-old Americana songwriter.

Stubborn Heart - 'Lovetape' Valentine's Mixtape (PopMatters Premiere) | 13 Feb 2013 // 11:17 PM

The UK's amazing electro-soulsters Stubborn Heart share with PopMatters an exclusive Valentine's Day mix for this most romantic of days.

//Reviews

The Dragons: BFI | 23 Sep 2007 // 6:06 PM

A rare lost gem thankfully resurrected, perfect for the headphones and the stereo stack.

//Blogs

Sweet Crude - "Mon Esprit" (audio) (premiere) | 7 Jun 2016 // 8:40 AM

Sweet Crude is an extremely exciting new group with haunting and mesmerizing vocals sung in Louisiana French and English.

Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley - "Leave My Woman Alone" (audio) (premiere) | 7 Jun 2016 // 6:28 AM

Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley can seriously burn up the fretboard with some of the most amazing country playing you'll hear anywhere.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Call For Papers: Celebrating Star Trek's 50th Anniversary

// Announcements

"To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the hit franchise, PopMatters seeks submissions about Star Trek, including: the TV series, from The Original Series (TOS) to the highly anticipated 2017 new installment; the films, both the originals and the J.J. Abrams reboot; and ancillary materials such as novelizations, comic books, videogames, etc.

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