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Christine de Pizan

Christine de Pizan was an Italian French late medieval author. She served as a court writer for several dukes and the French royal court during the reign of Charles VI. As a poet, she was well known and highly regarded in her own day; she completed 41 works during her 30-year career, and can be regarded as Europe’s first professional woman writer. She married in 1380, at the age of 15, and was widowed 10 years later. Much of the impetus for her writing came from her need to e...

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