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"Thei Stodyn Upon Stoyls for to Beheldyn Hir": Margery Kempe and the Power of Performance (1).

Studia Anglica Posnaniensia: international review of English Studies 2002, Mid-Summer, 38

Studia Anglica Posnaniensia: international review of English Studies

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ABSTRACT This paper analyzes Margery Kempe's behaviour as performance. I begin by cataloguing the different modes of physical and verbal theatre which Margery's text presents as evidence of her authority. I then explore the aspects of performance implied by the audience responses recorded in the text. Tracing the shift from performance to performativity, I discuss how Margery's theatrical self-presentation challenged conceptions of fixed gender and identity, revealing the source and impact of Margery's power in the audience/actor relationship. I conclude by demonstrating the potential reach of her performances and by identifying the ways in which her detractors attempted to contain her influence.

"Thei Stodyn Upon Stoyls for to Beheldyn Hir": Margery Kempe and the Power of Performance (1).
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  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Published: 06 August 2002
  • Publisher: Adam Mickiewicz University
  • Print Length: 19 Pages
  • Language: English
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