Mike Opal

Mike Opal has a B.A. in English from Pomona College, which explains a lot about him. He currently writes from South Carolina. Find and, at will, contact this desultory post-grad on twitter, @mike_opal.

Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 6 Articles
//Columns

Robert Christgau Falls From Grace in 'Going into the City' | 8 Apr 2015 // 8:30 PM

We have here the post-apocalyptic wanderer, able to go anywhere because there’s nowhere he belongs.

//Reviews

'The Mathematician's Shiva' Is Classically Middlebrow | 21 Oct 2014 // 8:05 PM

There are secret plots, geopolitical rumblings, high-math technical language, and a parrot of interest, but as often as not these things wanly colorize an otherwise monochromatic narrative.

NONONO: We Are Only What We Feel | 28 Sep 2014 // 8:02 PM

This electro-dance trio wants you to feel human. Easier done than said.

//Blogs

The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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