Anna Bijns

Movement Catholic Reformation
Born 1494
Died 1575
Significance Anna Bijns was Flemish feminist poet from Antwerp. She published three volumes of poetry (1528, 1548, 1567) that were full of satire and religious devotion. She spoke out against patriarchy and Lutherans.
Critiques by Bijns Anna Bijns On Luther and the Peasants
Anna Bijns on Lutherans
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