Caps? Coifs? Hoods? Whatever France, 1490s headwear for the ladies! This is the handout for the class I taught in November. I will say that Madamoiselle Hemiole’s version is my current favorite. But with very small updates, this is the same text that was taught then. Last updated November 10, 2018 – Stellar University of… Continue reading Patterning Late 15th century French Coifs
Same thing we do every year, Pinky. Try to take over the world.
I am currently a librarian at an undergraduate institution. Dr. Elizabeth Lehfeldt gave a talk entitled “Abbesses as Administrators: Gender and Leadership in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe.” This seemed like it was right up my alley so here’s my notes. Some context: Our school, like many, has been an old boys club for… Continue reading Let’s talk about abbesses and female leadership