As Bourdieu points out, successful negotiation through a field in order to accumulate the field's capital and accolades is greatly enhanced by the alliance with a field consecrator
, and Bourdieu and Nice explain that the more powerful the consecrator
is, the more the work is strongly consecrated and the more the consecrator
"invests his prestige in the author's cause" (1980:283).
The celebrant's clothing must change to reflect a simpler, deeper awareness of his humble place as servant to the community, as consecrator
Barlow was the chief consecrator
of Parker at a private ceremony in Lambeth Palace on December 17, 1559.
Urban VIII (1623-1644): The consecrator
of the new St.
As bishop of Porto, Italy, he was a consecrator
of Pope Stephen V in 885.
Such anthologies (including those of the Futurist, Imagist, and Spectra hoax coteries, Others, The Lyric Year, and the radical social anthologies of Nancy Cunard and Alain Locke) cannot be caricatured as hierophantic consecrators
of prestige nor as defenders of canonical distinction.