“Oriente – Occidente. Le frontiere mobili della storia” will be the theme of the ninth edition of the Festival of the Middle Ages to be held as every year in will be the theme of the ninth edition of the Festival of the Middle Ages to be held as every year in Gubbio, from 20 to 24 September 2023.
East and West. Europe and Asia. Distant worlds, often seen in opposition, yet very close, marked by the humanistic and cultural epic of Byzantium.
A five-day journey with history lessons held by medievalists, writers, scientists and art historians, along the moving frontier of the encounter of different civilisations. A fault line that separates peoples and territories and continuously follows the pendulum of history, through the paths of trade and those of faith: war and peace, schisms and discoveries, contagions and traditions, places and personalities.
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