Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 5283
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  • Title: Margery Kempe: Spectacle and Spiritual Governance [argues that the active public spectacle of fits and weeping is a kind of martyrdom and a sign of Margery's contemplative attainments].
  • Source: Philological Quarterly 75, 2 (Spring 1996): Pages 137 - 166.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Authority Body Gender Kempe, Margery, Mystic Lay Piety Mystics Visions Women in Religion
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  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 15
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  • Year of Publication: 1996.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00317977