IMC 2002: Sessions

Session 1209: Women's Language and Authority

Wednesday 10 July 2002, 14.15-15.45

Moderator/Chair:Diane Watt, Department of English Literature & Creative Writing, Aberystwyth University
Paper 1209-aThe Voice of the Exile: Language, Gender and Desire in Medieval Mysticism
(Language: English)
Susannah Chewning, Department of English, Union County College, New Jersey
Index terms: Language and Literature - Middle English, Monasticism, Theology, Women's Studies
Paper 1209-bTalking Back: Margery Kempe's Strategies for Teaching
(Language: English)
Sue Ellen Holbrook, Department of English, Southern Connecticut State University
Index terms: Language and Literature - Middle English, Women's Studies
Paper 1209-cExile and the Paradox of Mystical Authority: The Alexander Exemplum in the Opening Chapter of Marguerite Porete's "Mirouer des simples ames"
(Language: English)
Jonathan Juilfs, Medieval Institute, University of Notre Dame, Indiana
Index terms: Language and Literature - French/Occitan, Theology