Marriage, Dowry, and Citizenship in Late Medieval and Renaissance Italy, by Julius Kirshner

Apr 23, 2015 1048

Date: Thursday, May 21, 2015 Hours: 6:00 p.m.

Site: Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago - 500 N Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60611

Organized by: Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago in collaboration with:

http://marriagedowry.eventbrite.com

in Italian with English subtitles

Through his research on the status of women in Florence and other Italian cities, Julius Kirshner helped to establish the socio-legal history of women in late medieval and Renaissance Italy and challenge the idea that Florentine women had an inferior legal position and civic status.

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Source: http://www.iicchicago.esteri.it/

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