History 127 Hagman

World Civilization II

General Sites of Interest

A Medieval Woman’s Companion.  Tells the stories of many women who lived in the Middle Ages. Also learn about various aspects of medieval society, including queens, education, manuscript culture, attitudes towards women and the body, and many other detailed aspects of the world in Western Europe from 500-1500 CE.

Giotto di Bondone

Leonardo da Vinci


  • FOD: The Artist Vasari (segment 01:27 min) from The Medici: Godfathers of the Renaissance (Empires).  Produced by PBS ©2004.
  • Wikipedia (start class) article about Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects
  • Michaelangelo


    Baldassare Castiglione

    Christine de Pisan

    Isabella d’Este

    Early Renaissance Courts: Isabella d’Este” by  Art History Basix. Published on Feb 20, 2016 via YouTube.