Jonathan Metzl, Frederick B. Rentschler II Professor of Sociology and Medicine, Health, and Society, is available for analysis on President Biden's gun violence plan.
A recognized author and expert source in the wake of gun incidents and mass shootings, Metzl can speak from a balanced perspective on the legacy of mass shootings, gun violence, gun legislation and reform and narratives around mental health.
Dr. Metzl is the author of the book, Dying of Whiteness, which examines the stereotypes of race and mental illness surrounding gun violence, and recent research, which lays out a five-part agenda for future research into mass shootings and multiple-victim homicides.
Jonathan M. Metzl Frederick B. Rentschler II Professor of Sociology and Medicine, Health, and Society
World-renowned expert on gun violence and mental illness, white identity politics and race and health.