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True Reflections

     Men in the Renaissance really thought they knew women. Leonardo painted the Mona Lisa, Botticelli depicted Venus, and Michelangelo created the pieta. Of course, you already know this. But that begs the question: Were depictions of women best reflected in

True Reflections

     Men in the Renaissance really thought they knew women. Leonardo painted the Mona Lisa, Botticelli depicted Venus, and Michelangelo created the pieta. Of course, you already know this. But that begs the question: Were depictions of women best reflected in

Maybe Women Did Have a Renaissance

            When most people think of the Renaissance in Europe, they usually don’t think a lot about the role of women. When first reading Mckay I was surprised about humanists attitudes about education for women. But

Maybe Women Did Have a Renaissance

            When most people think of the Renaissance in Europe, they usually don’t think a lot about the role of women. When first reading Mckay I was surprised about humanists attitudes about education for women. But