Joan of Arc

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French heroine and military leader inspired by religious visions to organize French resistance to the English and to have Charles VII crowned king

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She references several ancient myths and legendary female figures including Eve, Esther, Cleopatra, Sita and Radha, Harriet Tubman, Sky Woman, the Trung sisters of Vietnam, and Joan of Ark to illustrate how powerful women who defy patriarchal rule and structures are "buried in the human psyche" in cultures and regions around the world.
Last summer the 53-year-old former virologist suddenly found herself as a kind of Joan of Ark figure for the pro-vaccination lobby.
The store is where Joan of Ark Ladies Fashions was located.
A memorial Mass will be held at Saint Joan of Ark Church, 570 Lincoln Street, Worcester, MA at 6:30 PM on Friday June 22, 2007.
I'll bet you never knew Noah's wife was Joan of Ark, did you?