Pop Goes the Library

Using Pop Culture to Make Libraries Better.

by Sophie Brookover, Liz Burns, Melissa Rabey, Susan Quinn, John Klima, Carlie Webber, Karen Corday, and Eli Neiburger. We're librarians. We're pop culture mavens. We're Pop Culture Librarians.

2009-10-28

RIP, Ray Browne

Ray Browne, who is credited with making popular culture into an academic field, has passed away. Beginning in 1973, when he founded the Department of Popular Culture at Bowling Green State University, he did much to encourage the study of popular culture.

Obituary from the New York Times

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