"A Woman with a Mind..." Christine de Pizan Quote Bag
Did you know that a "woman with a mind is fit for any task?" We think it's obvious now, but when Christine de Pizan wrote, in the late 15th century, this was a pretty revolutionary thought. Christine de Pizan, one of the first women who made a living with her writing, was famous at the court of Margaret of Austria where Anne Boleyn spent her formative years, and would have had a strong influence on the young Anne.
Celebrate a kickass woman writer by toting your own books or groceries in this bag, and show off your literary flair! What a fantastic conversational starter! When you're checking out at Trader Joe's, you can take the opportunity to share your Tudor love, and feminist literary icon knowledge while also bagging your spinach. Bonus!
- Sketch of Christine is by San Diego artist Dave Brooks.
Remember everything you buy is a Purchase with a Purpose. I split 10% of my profits between the local historical society in my hometown of Lancaster, PA and through funding microloans to women refugee entrepreneurs through Kiva.
--- The Nitty Gritty Product Description --- A classic, all-purpose natural cotton tote.
• 100% Bull Denim Woven Cotton construction • Dimensions: 14 3/8" x 14" (36.5cm x 35.6cm) • Dual handles • Fabric weight 13.0 oz/yd² (440 g/m²) • Made in the USA