Dr. Saint-Laurent
Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
Assistant Professor

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent (Ph.D., Brown University, 2009) is a scholar of Syriac Studies and Early Christianity, with special interests in hagiography and sacred narrative. She is the author of Missionary Stories and the Formation of the Syriac Churches (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2015). She is the co-editor of The Gateway to the Syriac Saints: a two-volume digital database on Syriac Saints (Qadishe) and their Lives (Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriac Electronica), forthcoming in 2015 with www.syriaca.org : an on-line reference portal for Syriac Studies. 

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