Christine de Pizan

Died: 1430, Poissy, France

Christine de Pizan was an Italian French late medieval author. Her most famous literary works are The Book of the City of Ladies and The Treasure of the City of Ladies.

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Motivated Sadness

At times, Pizan felt like a second class citizen inhabiting a Middle-Aged female forme. Whether or not this motivated her melancholy, further defined her femininity or both are worthy of further discussion and analysis.

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