Loyola University Chicago

Department of Theology

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Angela Laghezza, PhD

Title/s:  University of Bari Aldo Moro



Angela Laghezza is University Researcher in Early Christian History, Early Church History, Hagiography at the University of Bari Aldo Moro. In June 2009 she achieved her PhD in History and Culture of Late Antiquity and Middle Age. Her main research interest is related to the hagiography, and she focuses in particular on the cult of saints, highlighting its most significant connections with the social, political, and economic history.