Chad Seales is an Associate Professor of Religious Studies. He earned a B.A from the University of Florida, an M.T.S. from Candler School of Theology at Emory University, and a Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His research addresses the relationship between religion and culture in American life, as evident in the social expressions of southern evangelicals, the popular religious practices of Latino migrants, and the moral prescriptions of corporate managers and business leaders. He is the author of Religion Around Bono: Evangelical Enchantment and Neoliberal Capitalism, and The Secular Spectacle: Performing Religion in a Southern Town.
This episode is part of our series on the #MeToo Movement. Dr. Seales grew up in the Southern Baptist tradition in the panhandle in Florida, and he shares about his experience and his research on evangelicalism.