Chapter 30. The Book of Margery Kempe

  1. Peter Brown
  1. Ruth Evans

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996355.ch31

A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500

A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500

How to Cite

Evans, R. (2007) The Book of Margery Kempe, in A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500 (ed P. Brown), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996355.ch31

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631219736

Online ISBN: 9780470996355

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Keywords:

  • Margery Kempe;
  • book;
  • reading;
  • language;
  • authorship

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Reading the Book

  • Language and Authorship

  • Textual Subjectivity

  • The Subject of Time

  • Dismemberment

  • Conclusion