They intrigued, they enthralled, they captivated at every turn. They
influenced popular fashion and culture, they modeled for famous
painters, they were muses and seductresses, they often empowered
leaders. It was their job to entertain in the finest way…and this
sometimes led to love-making. Who were they?
with Miss Lynn Mimistrobell to discuss the definition of the Courtesan,
her historical role in various cultures. and which cultures would give
rise to her.