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Fr. Augustine Thompson, OP, Receives Prestigious Award for His Book

DSPT Professor of History Fr. Augustine Thompson, OP DSPT Professor of History Fr. Augustine Thompson, OP was awarded the Flaiano Prize for Italian Studies for his book Francis of Assisi: A New Biography.

The Flaiano Prize flaiano , one of the most prestigious to be awarded in Italy, is bestowed for outstanding achievement in cinema, theatre, radio/television, and literature. The awards ceremony was broadcast on television from Italy on July 14th, 2013.
 
Congratulations to Fr. Augustine!