By Comparison

Beast Fables - Comic 36 - Chauntilak pretends to have a very progressive castle with three female scribes

And they are probably paid 30% less too. #tokenprogressivism

Medieval Moment: This comic is a mixture of references to Sir Gawain and Dame Ragnelle and to evidence that female scribes were very likely participants in manuscript production. The evidence comes from dye commonly used in painting manuscript illuminations found on the teeth of a skull buried in a German monastery. There is also textual evidence of conversations between monks and nuns about book production, and a few surviving manuscripts signed by women. If you’d like to know more, I encourage you to follow the link below.