J.M. Suarez

J.M. Suarez has been a contributing writer at PopMatters since 2008. She's happy to talk about TV any time, any place. Really.

Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 126 Articles
Blogs // 24 Articles
//Features

The Leap: The Universe of Difference Between 'Pablo Honey' and 'The Bends' | 7 Apr 2015 // 9:00 PM

In jumping forward from the lackluster Pablo Honey, Radiohead finally started becoming the Radiohead that is idolized today.

Pearl Jam's 'Ten', 20 Years On | 26 Sep 2011 // 4:00 PM

Released alongside Nirvana’s Nevermind, the importance of Pearl Jam's Ten has been somewhat overshadowed by that record. Here is a young band, barely together for a year, yet confident enough in it style and aware of its strengths to release a cohesive debut album that would serve as a fine indicator of its potential.

//Reviews

'Maude' Remains Funny and Groundbreaking 40 Years On | 5 Apr 2015 // 8:09 PM

Maude certainly paved the way for other strong-willed, independent, feminist characters, but she more than others will be remembered for her wit and unwavering beliefs.

'A Place To Call Home' Is a True Period Piece | 12 Mar 2015 // 8:10 PM

A Place to Call Home is a period piece in the best sense in that it embraces its time period completely, all the while showcasing universal themes.

//Blogs

Goodbye to 'Parks and Recreation' and the Greatest Town in America | 4 Mar 2015 // 4:00 AM

For a series perpetually on the verge of cancellation, it managed to carve out a special place in the television landscape.

The Many Faces of Female Friendship in 'Orange Is the New Black' | 10 Jul 2014 // 3:00 AM

Because female relationships are rarely depicted well on television, Orange Is the New Black stands out from the norm.

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