Mary Laven

Mary Laven is a senior lecturer in early modern European history at the University of Cambridge. Her first book, Virgins of Venice, won the 2002 John Llewellyn Rhys prize. She published Women and Religion in the Atlantic Age 1550-1900 in 2013 and curated Treasured Possessions from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment at the Fitwilliam Museum in 2015.

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