Journey through Rites of Passage

Throughout many cultures, rite of passage rituals are prominent. These rituals, as conceptualized by Arnold van Gennep, “mark a person’s passage from one identity to another” (Robbins 139). He laid out three key stages pertaining to such a passage: Separation- leaving the old identity behind.Transition (Liminal) – a marginal state of alienation and learning. Incorporation (Reintegration)- […]