Daniel Vaca

Daniel Vaca is an assistant professor of religious studies at Brown University. His research focuses especially on the relationship between religious and economic activity in the United States, with particular emphasis on business and media cultures. He is currently completing his first book, entitled "Commercial Religion: Media, Markets, and the Spirit of Evangelicalism," which traces the growth of the evangelical book industry and its audience in the twentieth century. The co-chair of the American Academy of Religion's Religion and Economy unit, Daniel serves on the editorial board of The Immanent Frame.