Shore, Bradd

Bradd Shore is director of the Emory University's Center on Myth and Ritual in American Life ("MARIAL"). Marial is one of five Sloan enters on Working Families, supported by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation's Program on Dual-Career Working Middle Class Families. The Emory Center focuses its research on the functions and significance of ritual and myth in dual-wage earner middle-class families in the American South. The Center has been in existence for one year and has an impressive number of research projects.