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Luigi Canetti

Full Professor

Department of Cultural Heritage

Academic discipline: M-STO/07 History of Christianity and of Churches

Head of Department of Cultural Heritage

Vice Dean of Vicepresidenza della Scuola di Lettere e Beni culturali — Ravenna

Short Bio

The research of Luigi Canetti embrace the chronological range from Late Antiquity to the Late Middle Agesand focus on the cult of saints, hagiography, cultural memory, church institutions, urban history, religious orders, the relationship between the clerical and popular culture, rituals and forms of symbolic communication through images, relics and votive offerings, the story of the dream and the vision, the phenomena of ecstasy and possession, the cultural history of death and funerary rituals. Particular attention has always reserved in methodologies and epistemology of historical-religious and historical-anthropological fields. Go to the Curriculum vitae


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Dipartimento di Beni Culturali
Via Ariani 1 Angolo via Diaz, Ravenna - Go to map

Office hours

Sede di ricevimento: Dipartimento di beni culturali, via degli Ariani, 1 - 48121 Ravenna - tel. 0544 936711 (portineria); 0544 936718 (diretto)

Orario di ricevimento:
giovedì, ore 15-17; i laureandi si ricevono preferibilmente su appuntamento. Nei mesi di giugno, luglio e settembre si riceve preferibilmente su appuntamento.