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Margery Kempe

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  1. The book of Margery Kempe

    Auteur:Comme M. K. était analphabète, la rédaction fut confiée à un secrétaire dont l'identité est inconnue mais qui était prêtre de profession.
    Titre: 
    Date:Fin des années 1430
    Commanditaire: 
    Dédicataire: 
    Langue:Anglais
    Genre: 
    Forme:Prose
    Contenu: 
    Incipit:Here begynnyth a schort tretys and a comfortabyl for synful wrecchys, wherin thei may have gret solas and comfort to hem and undyrstondyn the hy and unspecabyl mercy of ower sovereyn Savyowr Cryst Jhesu, whos name be worschepd and magnyfyed wythowten ende, that now in ower days to us unworthy deyneth to exercysen hys nobeley and hys goodnesse…
    Explicit:… And for alle tho that feithyn and trustyn er schul feithyn and trustyn in my prayerys into the worldys ende, sweche grace as thei desiryn, gostly er bodily, to the profite of her sowlys, I pray the, Lord, grawnt hem for the multitude of thi mercy. Amen." Jhesu mercy quod Salthows.
    Manuscrit
    1. London, British Library, Additional, 61823, f. 1r-123r [⇛ Description]
    Éditions modernes
    • The Book of Margery Kempe: the text from the unique MS. owned by Colonel W. Butler-Bowdon. Vol. I. Edited with introduction and glossary by Prof. Sanford Brown Meech with prefatory note by Hope Emily Allen and notes and appendices by Sanford Brown Meech and Hope Emily Allen, London, Milford et Oxford University Press (Early English Text Society. Original Series, 212), 1940, lxviii + 441 p.
    • Margery Kempe, The Book of Margery Kempe, éd. W. Butler-Bowon, New York, Devin-Adair, 1944.
    • Margery Kempe, The Book of Margery Kempe, edited by Lynn Staley, Kalamazoo, Medieval Institute Publications (TEAMS Middle English Texts), 1996.
    • Margery Kempe, The Book of Margery Kempe, A New Translation, Contexts and Criticism. Translation and Edition by Lynn Staley, New York, Norton, 2001, xx + 305 p.
    • The Book of Margery Kempe Edited by Barry Windeatt, Woodbridge, Brewer, 2004, xvii + 474 p.
    Traductions modernes
    • en anglais:
      • The Book of Margery Kempe 1436: A Modern Version, trad. W. Butler-Bowdon, London, Cape, 1936. — Réimpr.: Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1956.
      • Margery Kempe, The Book of Margery Kempe, trad. B. A. Windeatt, Harmondsworth, Penguin Books, 1985.
      • The Autobiography of the Madwoman of God: The Book of Margery Kempe. A New Translation by Tony D. Triggs, Ligouri, Triumph Books, 1995.
      • The Book of Margery Kempe, Translated and with an Introduction by John Skinner, New York, Doubleday, 1998.
      • Staley 2001 (voir sous Éditions modernes)
      • The Book of Margery Kempe: An Abridged Translation. Translated from the Middle English with Introduction, Notes and Interpretive Essay by Liz Herbert McAvoy, Woodbridge et Rochester, Brewer (Library of Medieval Women, 17), 2003, 153 p.
    • en français:
      • Margery Kempe, Le livre: une mystique anglaise au temps de l'hérésie lollarde. Traduit de l'anglais par Daniel Vidal, [Sainte-Agnès], Millon (Atopia, 6), 1987, 413 p.
      • Le livre de Margery Kempe: une aventurière de la foi au Moyen Âge. Traduction de l'anglais par Louise Magdinier, Paris, Cerf (Textes), 1989, x + 373 p.
    • en italien:
      • Il libro di Margery Kempe, a cura di Elémire Zolla e Marisa Castino, Fossano, Esperienze (In spirito e verità, 16), 1971, 346 p.
      • Il libro di Margery Kempe: autobiografia spirituale di una laica del Quattrocento. Introduzione, traduzione dal testo critico, note di Gabriella Del Lungo Camiciotti; prefazione di Domenico Pezzini, Milano, Àncora (Il pozzo), 2002, 372 p.
      • Il libro di Margery Kempe, con una nota di Angelo Morino, traduzione di Monica Pareschi, Palermo, Sellerio (Le favole mistiche, 9), 2003, 412 p.
    Études
    • Adams, J., « Breaking the waves: Margery Kempe goes south », Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Teaching, 18, 2011, p. 97-109.
    • Arnold, John H., et Katherine J. Lewis, éd., A Companion to "The Book of Margery Kempe", Cambridge, Brewer, 2004, vi + 246 p.
    • Atkinson, Clarissa W., Mystic and Pilgrim: The Book and the World of Margery Kempe, Ithaca, Cornell University Press, 1983, 241 p.
    • Barr, Jessica, Willing to Know God: Dreamers and Visionaries in the Later Middle Ages, Colombus, Ohio State University Press, 2010, x + 262 p. [handle.net]
      Compte rendu: Elan Justice Pavlinich, dans Modern Language Studies, 45:2, 2016.
    • Beckwith, Sarah, « Problems of authority in late medieval English mysticism: language, agency, and authority in the Book of Margery Kempe », Exemplaria, 4, 1992, p. 171-199.
    • Beckwith, Sarah, « A very material mysticism: the medieval mysticism of Margery Kempe », Medieval Literature: Criticism, Ideology, and History, éd. David Auers, Sussex, Harvester, 1988, p. 34-37.
    • Beckwith, Sarah, Christ's Body: Identity, Culture, and Society in Late Medieval Writings, London et New York, Routledge, 1993, xii + 199 p.
    • Beckwith, Sarah, « A very material mysticism: the medieval mysticism of Margery Kempe », Gender and Text in the Later Middle Ages, ed. Jane Chance, Gainesville, University Press of Florida, 1996, p. 195-215.
    • Bennett, H. S., Six Medieval Men and Women, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1955, ix + 176 p.
    • Bosse, R. B., « Margery Kempe's tarnished reputation: a reassessment », Fourteenth-Century Mystics Newsletter, 5, 1979, p. 9-19.
    • Brumbaugh-Walter, Lynnea Annette, Visions and Versions of Identity in the Texts of Three English Holy Women: Christina of Markyate, Julian Norwich, and Margery Kempe, Ph. D. dissertation, Washington University, Saint Louis, 1996, vi + 198 p.
    • Cholmeley, Katharine, Margery Kempe: Genius and Mystic, New York, Longmans, Green and Co., 1947.
    • Collis, Louise, Memoirs of a Medieval Woman: The Life and Times of Margery Kempe, New York, Crowell, 1964.
    • Crofton, Melissa, « From medieval mystic to early modern anchoress: rewriting The Book of Margery Kempe », Journal of the Early Book Society for the Study of Manuscripts and Printing History, 16, 2013, p. 101-124.
    • Delany, Sheila, « Sexual economics, Chaucer's Wife of Bath, and The Book of Margery Kempe », The Minnesota Review, n. s., 5, 1975, p. 104-115.
    • Dinshaw, Carolyn, Getting Medieval: Sexualities and Communities, Pre- and Postmodern, Durham, Duke University Press, 1999, xii + 345 p.
    • Donavin, Georgiana, Scribit Mater: Mary and the Language Arts in the Literature of Medieval England, Washington, Catholic University of America Press, 2012, xiii + 315 p.
    • Erler, Mary, « Margery Kempe's white clothes », Medium Ævum, 62, 1993, p. 78-81.
    • Farley, Mary Hardiman, « Her own creature: religion, feminist criticism, and the functional eccentricity of Margery Kempe », Exemplaria, 11:1, 1999, p. 1-21.
    • Fonzo, Kimberly, Late Medieval Authorship and the Prophetic Tradition, Ph. D. dissertation, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013, vi + 219 p. [handle.net]
    • Foster, Allyson, « A shorte treatyse of contemplacyon: The Book of Margery Kempe in its early print contexts », A Companion to "The Book of Margery Kempe", éd. John H. Arnold et Katherine J. Lewis, Cambridge, Brewer, 2004, p. 95-112.
    • Gallyon, Margaret, Margery Kempe of Lynn and Medieval England, Cambridge, Lutterworth Press, 2004.
    • Glenn, Cheryl, « Reexamining The Book of Margery Kempe: a rhetoric of autobiography », Reclaiming Rhetorica: Women in Rhetorical Tradition, éd. Andrea A. Lunsford, Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Press, 1995, p. 53-72.
    • Glenn, Cheryl, « Popular literacy in the Middle Ages: The Book of Margery Kempe », Popular Literacy: Studies in Cultural Practices and Poetics, éd. John Trimbur, Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Press, 2001, p. 56-73.
    • Goodman, Anthony E., Margery Kempe and Her World, Old Tappin, Longman, 2004.
    • Herbert McAvoy, Liz, Authority and the Female Body in the Writings of Julian of Norwich and Margery Kempe, Woodbridge et Rochester, Boydell Press (Studies in Medieval Mysticism, 5), 2004, ix + 276 p.
    • Hirsh, John C., « Author and scribe in The Book of Margery Kempe », Medium Ævum, 44, 1975, p. 145-150.
    • Hirsh, John C., The Revelations of Margery Kempe: Paramystical Practices in Late Medieval England, Leiden et New York, Brill (Medieval and Renaissance Authors, 10), 1989, x + 127 p.
    • Holbrook, Sue Ellen, « Order and coherence in The Book of Margery Kempe », The Worlds of Medieval Women: Creativity, Influence, Imagination, éd. Constance H. Berman, Charles W. Connell, Judith Rice Rothschild, Morgantown, West Virginia University Press (Literary and Historical Perspectives of the Middle Ages, 2), 1985, p. 97-110.
    • Holbrook, Sue Ellen, « "About her": Margery Kempe's book of feeling and writing », The Idea of Medieval Literature: New Essays on Chaucer and Medieval Culture in HOnor of Donald R. Howard, éd. James M. Dean et Christian M. Zacher, Newark, University of Delaware Press, 1992, p. 265-284.
    • Hopenwasser, Nanda, et Signe Wegener, « Vox matris: the influence of st. Birgitta's Revelations on The Book of Margery Kempe: st. Birgitta and Margery Kempe as wives and mothers », Crossing the Bridge: Comparative Essays on Medieval European and Heian Japanese Women Writers, éd. Barbara Stevenson et Cynthia Ho, New York, Palgrave, 2001, p. 61-87.
    • Hsy, Jonathan, « "Be more strange and bold": kissing lepers and female same-sex desire in The Book of Margery Kempe », Early Modern Women, 5, 2010, p. 189-199.
    • Hussey, Stanley, « The rehabilitation of Margery Kempe », Leeds Studies in English, n. s., 32, 2000, p. 171-194.
    • Jeay, Madeleine, « Une dramaturgie mystique. La mise en scène des manifestations corporelles de la grâce », Memini. Travaux et documents, 8, 2004, p. 5-28. [www]
    • Johnson, Lynn Staley, « The trope of the scribe and the question of literary authority in the works of Julian of Norwich and Margery Kempe », Speculum, 66:4, 1991, p. 820-838. [Jstor] DOI: 10.2307/2864634
    • Jones, Sarah Rees, « "A peler of Holy Cherch": Margery Kempe and the bishops », Medieval Women: Texts and Contexts in Late Medieval Britain, éd. Jocelyn Wogan-Browne et al., Turnhout, Brepols, 2000, p. 377-391.
    • Ladd, Roger A., Antimercantilism in Late Medieval English Literature, New York, Palgrave Macmillan (The New Middle Ages), 2010, xi + 218 p.
      Compte rendu: Donald Leech, dans The Medieval Review, 11.04.13. [www]
    • Lenz Harvey, Nancy, « Margery Kempe: writer as creature », Philological Quarterly, 71:2, 1992, p. 173-184.
    • Le Saux, Françoise, « "Hir not lettyrd": Margery Kempe and writing », Writing and Culture, Tübingen, Narr (Swiss Papers in English Language and Literature, 6), 1992, p. 63-68.
    • Leyser, H., « Women and the word of God », Women and Religion in Medieval England, éd. D. Wood, Oxford, Oxbow, 2003, p. 32-45.
    • Lochrie, Karma, « The Book of Margery Kempe: the marginal woman's quest for literary authority », Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 16, 1986, p. 33–55.
    • Lochrie, Karma, Margery Kempe and Translations of the Flesh, Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press (New Cultural Studies), 1991, viii + 253 p.
    • Krug, Rebecca, Margery Kempe and the Lonely Reader, Ithaca, Cornell University Press, 2017, xii + 241 p.
      Compte rendu: Karma Lochrie, dans The Medieval Review, 18.03.06, 2018. [www]
    • Mahoney, Dhira B., « Margery Kempe's tears and the power over language », Margery Kempe: A Book of Essays, éd. Sandra J. McEntire, New York, Garland, 1992, p. 37-50.
    • Manter, Lisa, « The savior of her desire: Margery Kempe's passionate gaze », Exemplaria, 13, 2001, p. 39-66.
    • McEntire, Sandra J., éd., Margery Kempe: A Book of Essays, New York, Garland, 1992.
    • McIntyre, Ruth Summar, « "Margery's mixed life": place, pilgrimage, and the problem of genre », English Studies, 89:6, 2008, p. 643-661.
    • Meale, Carol M., « "This is a deed bok, the tother a quick": theatre and the drama of Salvation in the Book of Margery Kempe », Medieval Women: Texts and Contexts in Late Medieval Britain, éd. Jocelyn Wogan-Browne et al., Turnhout, Brepols, 2000, p. 49-67.
    • Mitchell, Marea, « Uncanny dialogues: "The Journal of Mistress Joan Martyn" and The Book of Margery Kempe », Maistresse of my Wit: Medieval Women, Modern Scholars, éd. Louise D'Arcens et Juanita Feros Ruys, Turnhout, Brepols (Making the Middle Ages, 7), 2004, p. 247-266.
    • Morse, Mary, « "Take and bren hir": lollardy as conversion motif in The Book of Margery Kempe », Mystics Quarterly, 29:1-2, 2003, p. 24-44.
    • Neuburger, Verena E., Margery Kempe: A Study in Early English Feminism, Bern, Lang (European University Studies. Series 14, Anglo-Saxon Language and Literature, 278), 1994, 219 p.
    • Parsons, Kelly, « The red ink annotator of The Book of Margery Kempe and his lay audience », The Medieval Professional Reader at Work: Evidence from Manuscripts of Chaucer, Langland, Kempe, and Gower, éd. Kathryn Kerby-Fulton et Maidie Hilmo, Victoria, University of Victoria (ELS Monograph Series, 85), 2001, p. 143-216.
    • Partner, Nancy F., « Reading The Book of Margery Kempe », Exemplaria, 3, 1991, p. 29-66.
    • Partner, Nancy, « "And most of all for inordinate love": desire and denial in The Book of Margery Kempe », Thought, 64, 1989, p. 250-267.
    • Passmore, S. Elizabeth, « Painting lions, drawing lines, writing lives: male authorship in the lives of Christina of Markyate, Margery Kempe, and Margaret Paston », Medieval Feminist Forum, 36:1, 2003, p. 36-40. [www]
    • Pearman, Tory Vandeventer, Twinned Deviance: Women and Disability in Medieval Literature, Ph. D. dissertation, Loyola University, Chicago, 2009, viii + 298 p. [PQ]
    • Petersen, Zina, « Teaching Margery and Julian in anthology-based survey courses », College English, 68:5, 2006, p. 481-501.
    • Raguin, Virginia Cieffo, « Real and imagined bodies in architectual space: the setting for Margery Kempe's Book », Women's Space: Patronage, Place, and Gender in the Medieval Church, éd. Virginia Cieffo Raguin et Sarah Stanbury, Albany, State University of New York Press, 2005, p. 105-140.
    • Roman, Christopher, Domestic Mysticism in Margery Kempe and Dame Julian of Norwich: The Transformation of Christian Spirituality in the Late Middle Ages, Lewiston, Edwin Mellen Press (Medieval Studies, 24), 2005, 252 p.
    • Ross, Robert C., « Oral life, written text: the genesis of The Book of Margery Kempe », Yearbook in English Studies, 22, 1992, p. 226-237.
    • Schein, Sylvia, « Bridget of Sweden, Margery Kempe and women's Jerusalem pilgrimages in the Middle Ages », Mediterranean Historical Review, 14:1, 1999, p. 44-58.
    • Shklar, Ruth, « Cohham's daughter: The Book of Margery Kempe and the power of heterodox thinking », Modern Language Quarterly, 56:3, 1995, p. 277-304.
    • Staley, Lynn, « The trope of the scribe and the question of literary authority in the works of Julian of Norwich and Margery Kempe », Speculum, 66:4, 1991, p. 820-838.
    • Staley, Lynn, Margery Kempe's Dissenting Fictions, University Park, Pennsylvania State University Press, 1994, xiii + 224 p.
    • Stargardt, Ute, « The Beguines of Belgium, the Dominican Nuns of Germany, and Margery Kempe », The Popular Literature of Medieval England, éd. Thomas J. Heffernan, Knoxville, University of Tennessee Press, 1985, p. 277-313.
    • Stone, Robert Karl, Middle English Prose Style: Margery Kempe and Julian of Norwich, The Hague, Mouton (Studies in English Literature, 36), 1970, 220 p.
    • Swanson, R., « Will the real Margery Kempe please stand up! », Women and Religion in Medieval England, éd. D. Wood, Oxford, Oxbow, 2003, p. 141-165.
    • Szell, Timea K., « From woe to weal and weal to woe: notes on the structure of The Book of Margery Kempe », Margery Kempe: A Book of Essays, éd. Sandra J. McEntire, New York, Garland, 1992, p. 73-91.
    • Thurston, Herbert, « Margery the astonishing », The Month, 168, 1936, p. 446-556.
    • Utter, Benjamin Daniel, "Fawty and Falce": Sin, Sanctity, and the Heroics of Devotion in Late-Medieval English Literature, Ph.D. dissertation, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 2016, [ii] + vi + 266 p. [handle.net]
    • Voaden, Rosalynn, God's Word, Women's Voices: The Discernment of Spirits in the Writing of Late-Medieval Women Visionaries, York, York Medieval Press, 1999, xi + 204 p.
    • Voaden, Rosalynn, « Beholding men's members: the sexualizing of transgression in the Book of Margery Kempe », Medieval Theology and the Natural Body, éd. Peter Biller et A. J. Minnis, Rochester, York Medieval Press (York Studies in Medieval Theology, 1), 1997, p. 175-190.
    • Warren, Martin L., Asceticism in the Christian Transformation of Self in Margery Kempe, William Thorpe, and John Rogers, Lewiston et Queenston, Lampeter et Edwin Mellen Press (Studies in Religion and Society, 60), 2003, 172 p.
    • Watt, Diane, Secretaries of God: Women Prophets in Late Medieval and Early Modern England, Cambridge, Brewer, 1997, p. 15-59.
    • Watt, Diane, « Critics, communities, compassionate criticism: learning from The Book of Margery Kempe », Maistresse of my Wit: Medieval Women, Modern Scholars, éd. Louise D'Arcens et Juanita Feros Ruys, Turnhout, Brepols (Making the Middle Ages, 7), 2004, p. 191-210.
    • Waugh, Robin, The Genre of Medieval Patience Literature: Development, Duplication, and Gender, New York et Basingstoke, Palgrave MacMillan (New Middle Ages), 2012, xvii + 230 p.
    • Yoshikawa, Naoë Kukita, Margery Kempe's Meditations: The Context of Medieval Devotional Literature, Liturgy and Iconography, Cardiff, University of Wales Press (Religion and Culture in the Middle Ages), 2007, xi + 193 p.
      Compte rendu: Cheryl Taylor, dans Parergon, 24:2, 2007, p. 226-228. * [Muse]
    • Yoshikawa, Naoë Kukita, « The making of The Book of Margery Kempe: the issue of discretio spirituum reconsidered », English Studies, 92:2, 2011, p. 119-137.
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Rédaction: Laurent Brun
Dernière mise à jour: 31 décembre 2017