Word of the Week: Hagiography

As in: “The entrance of women into the legal profession is not served by hagiographic history” (Norgren, 2013, p. 204). 

Norgren, J. (2013). Rebels at the bar: The fascinating, forgotten stories of America’s first women lawyers. New York, NY: New York University Press.

For definitions of hagiography, consult the Oxford English Dictionary.


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