Bryan Bove is a writer, artist, and general pop culture nerd whose work has appeared in the film studies journal The Projector and The Routledge Companion to Gender and Sexuality in Comic Book Studies. He is the Pop Divas area chair for the Midwest Popular Culture Association and a member of the Comics Studies Society.

Bryan is currently pursuing a PhD in American Culture Studies at Bowling Green State University. His areas of interest include comics studies, queer and feminist studies, gender & sexuality, disability studies, YA novels (specifically queer YA and 1990s supernatural romance), and pop music of the 1990s and early 2000s.