Joseph E. Brito (he, him) is a PhD candidate (ABD) at the Department of Religion, Concordia University. He holds a BTh and MA from the Université de Montréal in the field of Theology, as well as studies in English literature and Humanities. His dissertation focuses on the language of slavery and otherness in Paul's letter to the Galatians, using a minority lens (Latinx hermeneutics) to address previous scholarship. His PhD dissertation is funded by the Fonds de Recherche du Québec Société et Culture (FRQSC). Joseph's scholarly interests are centered on the topic of Roman slavery, early Christian literature, religion and philosophy in Greco-Roman antiquity, and the narrative portrayal of marginalized figures.