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William Kempe

Identifier

003575

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

He managed to dance a long way gaining somewhat superhuman abilities.

A description of the experience

This picture shows the Shakespearean actor William Kempe ‘morris danced’ from London to Norwich, in 1600, an event chronicled in his Nine Days Wonder (1600).

The source of the experience

Ordinary person

Concepts, symbols and science items

Symbols

Morris dancing

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

References