Are there any movies/etc based on La Maupin’s life? I just feel like this needs to be a thing.
This week we turn our attention to La Maupin, Julie d’Aubigny: sword-slinger, opera singer, and larger-than-life bisexual celebrity of 17th century France. Her life was a whirlwind of duels, seduction, graverobbing, and convent-burning so intense that she had to be pardoned by the king of France TWICE. Read on for more.
Fabulous new artwork - this time of the convent incident - from the wonderful Rejected Princesses.