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Unveiling the Lives of Tudor Wives

Presented by Lombard Historical Society at Online/Virtual Space

Mar 22 2023
Unveiling the Lives of Tudor Wives

Velya Jancz-Urban & Ehris Urban

Mother & daughter team, Velya Jancz-Urban & Ehris Urban join us for a two-part Zoom program. The first presentation is “Beneath Tudor Bedsheets: Menstruation, Contraception, ’tilling the fields of Venus,’ Childbirth, and Impotence.”

Beneath Tudor Bedsheets

“These herstory unsanitized presentations explore the engrossing “taboo” topics omitted from history. They’re not about bustles, butlers, spinning wheels, quilting bees, hornbooks, or hoop rolling. Audiences will be alternately chuckling and aghast!

When we talk about the past, women's stories often get lost. History isn’t only about wealthy, white men. We all love stories that pull us in and don’t gloss over the “unsanitary” stuff. We want stories that

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This free program is virtual. Please don't forget to register.

This is a two-part program. Part II - Frilled to meet you! - Tudor life, appetites, and dysfunction will be presented on Wednesday, September 13, 2023 at 7 pm via Zoom.

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