Joseph E. Davis is research professor of sociology at UVA and the director of the Picturing the Human project at the university’s Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture. He is the author of Chemically Imbalanced: Everyday Suffering, Medication, and Our Troubled Quest for Self-Mastery and the co-editor with Paul Scherz of The Evening of Life: The Challenges of Aging and Dying Well.

Published Works

Chemically Imbalanced: Everyday Suffering, Medication, and Our Troubled Quest for Self-Mastery
The Evening of Life: The Challenges of Aging and Dying Well
Accounts of Innocence: Sexual Abuse, Trauma, and the Self

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Seeking More than Salvation: Religious Communities

Scholars Tony Tian-Ren Lin (Prosperity Gospel Latinos and Their American Dream) and Todne Thomas (Kincraft: The Making of Black Evangelical Sociality) discuss their new books, in which they explore the …

March 26, 2021 | 2PM – 3PM

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