Renaissance Italy lies at the heart of modern western culture. This creativity extended far beyond the visual arts and architecture: dress history, dance history, food history, ritual and ceremonial all contributed to this vibrant rebirth.
Chapter 1. What, Where, When, Whose?
Chapter 2. The Renaissance and the Ancient
Chapter 3. The Renaissance and the Modern
Chapter 4. Identity and the Self
Chapter 5. Renaissance Man
Chapter 6. Renaissance Woman
Chapter 7. Conclusion