RAY

BROWNE

EMERITUS PROFESSOR

BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY

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Ray B. Browne is a Distinguished University Professor in Popular Culture, Emeritus at Bowling Green State University. He co-founded the Popular Culture Association  (1970) and the American Culture Association (1975) and served as Secretary-Treasurer of both until 2002. In 1967 he began publishing the Journal of Popular Culture, and in 1975 the Journal of American Culture. He edited both until 2002. He has written or edited more than seventy books and written numerous articles on all fields in literature and popular culture. He currently serves as Book Review Editor of the Journal of American Culture.