Friday, April 23, 2010

Woke Up, Fell Out of the Middle Ages

Woke Up, Fell Out of The Middle Ages (in progress)

So as the European masses began to learn about the larger world, a ferocious industriousness swept through the continent which we collectively refer to as “the renaissance”. There was an explosion in the types of human endeavors that to us today, seem recognizably modern and contemporary: art, science, literature, commerce, music, architecture, mass social upheaval, politics, and theatre.