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Italian Renaissance Part 5

Who was Savanarola? How does his vision of Florence contrast Lorenzo's?
Dominican monk- opposed any art w/out religious meaning
Wanted a traditional religious city not a city of creativity & culture
What new power base does Lorenzo attempt to attach his family? Why does he do so?
church b/c has $, status, power, popularity which he is losing
Upon the death of Lorenzo, how does the atmosphere of the city-state of Florence change?
Savanrola took charge--> Florence turns away from culture
prostitutes & homosexuals= beaten & burned
public burnings of extravagant items (books, wigs, jewels, painting)