Brian J. Bowe

Chair & Professor


B.A., Journalism and M.S., Communication, Grand Valley State University; Ph.D., Michigan State University. His research interests include media framing and representations of Muslims. Bowe is a veteran journalist, author, and educator whose work examines the interplay of journalism and culture in multiple settings. He has extensive background in music journalism, writing books, liner notes and serving as editor of the online resurrection of CREEM Magazine. He also worked as a newspaper journalist in Michigan and New Hampshire and spent a decade in public relations. He previously taught at Grand Valley State University, the Sorbonne University and Michigan State University.