Invitation to Dissertation Defense by ICS Executive Board Member Jessica Dello Russo

International Catacomb Society Executive Board Member, Jessica Dello Russo, lecturer on Medieval Art and Architecture at Boston University, will be defending her dissertation at the Pontifical Institute of Christian Archaeology in Rome on 11 January 2021, at 5 p.m. (CET). Dello Russo's thesis, "Devout Curiosity and Dissenting Results: Configuring the Necropolis of Vigna Randanini and Its Catacombs of Jews" incorporates new data and archival materials into a close study of the history of excavation and study of a cemetery of the Late Ancient era on the via Appia Antica just outside of Rome. The event will be held in Italian. For more information, please visit this link.