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Liminality and Medieval Art: from Space to Rituals and to the Imagination; an Introduction



Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source Convivium
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Arts

Keywords Liminality; Sacred Space; Initiation; Rites of Passage; Walls; Doors; Barriers
Description Walls, gates, doors, iconostasis, are some of the most important barriers dividing the space of the medieval world. To cross each of them micro and macro rituals are requested. The present paper wishes to present some of them in an ideal linearity.
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