Members of the Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota community are invited to lectures from Dr. Pierluca Azzaro that will occur on both the Minneapolis and Winona campuses on April 10 and 11.

Azzaro teaches history of political thought and Eastern European history at the Faculty of Political and Social Sciences of the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart in Milan, Italy. He also serves as the executive secretary of the Joseph Ratzinger/Benedict XVI Vatican Foundation. Since 2010, he has edited and translated the Italian edition of the Collected Works of Joseph Ratzinger/Benedict XVI for the Libreria Editrice Vaticana (Vatican Publishing House). Azzaro is a member of a group of scholars dedicated to advancing the intellectual legacy of Joseph Ratzinger/Benedict XVI.

The April 10 lecture will be at 4 p.m. at the University Center in Minneapolis, and will include appetizers and beverages. His April 11 lecture in Winona will be at 7 p.m. in Dr. Philip Cochran Hall (Aquinas 200), and will include light refreshments.

The events will also include a question-and-answer session facilitated by Max Bonilla, SSL, STD, provost and dean of faculties for Saint Mary’s.

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