Coffee Talk is a new daytime program series. Each session will feature a different guest speaker who will lecture or a lead a discussion in their area of expertise. Coffee and tea will be served at the start of each meeting. Space is limited.
March's program:This Women’s
History Month, join Licensed Italian Tour Guide Linda Sassano Higgins and step
back in time to the Florentine Renaissance, when Man became the Center of the
Universe. But what place did Women hold? Sublime images of Women of this time
period are the subject of many famous paintings that capture our attention;
images which filter the views of the Renaissance society’s idealized concepts
of beauty and harmony.Explore the
stories these paintings tell of a woman’s role during this fascinating period, and
discover the courageous women who stepped outside this role to make major
contributions to Florentine society.
Event Type(s): Adult
Presenter: Linda Sassano Higgins, Licensed Italian Tour Guide