Your One-Stop Shop for Pop Culture Collectibles

Offering Comic Books, Tiki Shirts, Manga, and More

Your One-Stop Shop for Pop Culture Collectibles

Offering LGBTQ+ Books, Tiki Shirts, Manga, and More

Pop Culture Place

Discover Great Reads and Unique Collectibles To Pique Your Interest

At Pop Culture Place, we carry a wide variety of recreational reading materials, Tiki shirts, and other media to catch your fancy.  Yes, we even have POPS! Count on us for fun!

Fantastic Items and Where to Find Them in Our Store

Graphic Novels and Rare Books

We've got some cool selections of new and used manga and comics, LGBTQ+ books, and more. We can also help you create or find helpful groups for your original graphic novels and writing.

Whimsical Shirts

For Tiki shirts that are unique, or even made just for you, look no further than Dirty Old Lady's League (D.O.L.L. Designs).  All handmade and one-of-a-kind. 

Asian Comics and Animated Media

Turn to The Anime Cafe for amazing preowned manga, manhwa, and anime that suit your personal taste.  We also buy used manga, manga, and anime DVDs.  So clear out that space!  

About Our Owner

Mary Dumas is a creative woman who expresses her passion for the arts through her business ventures. Aside from founding Pop Culture Place, she started her own brand of unique clothing and costumes named D.O.L.L. Designs. She also operates The Anime Café, a used manga sales shop, and through Studio Book Works she assists independent comic book creators and novelists. 

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Other Endeavors

Mary is the co-creator of two LGBTQ+ graphic novels.  From 2020 Romeo X Julien: First Date, and coming in 2022 The Lucky Ones: A WW2 Combat Engineers Story.  

Situated in a Melting Pot of Creativity

Pop Culture Place is located in The Western Avenue Studios, a diverse cultural hub that is home to studios of more than 300 independent artists, shops and galleries. The whole compound is housed in one of the old mill buildings of historic Lowell, Massachusetts.

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Inquire for More Details

Reach out to us today for additional information about the products we carry. We will gladly assist you in finding a comic book or manga that meets your preferences.