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One of the highlights is the Goth Band Family Tree that does a pretty decent job of breaking down the various subgenres.
A guidebook to the language of encyclopedua most shadowy of subcultures, this work collects and defines more than Gothic words and phrases. ECW Press- Reference – pages. And so, Goths reevaluated what the G—word meant, twisting it into new variations to suit the bewildering number of subgenres and sub—subgenres, so much so that terms such as Trad Goth emerged to distinguish the oldschool original folk from the new.
Teilweise hat die Autorin ein bisschen Humor bewiesen. Trivia About Encyclopedia Gothica. I was, of course, doomed. Feb 09, Janine McCaw rated it really liked it.
As someone who’s pretty much an outsider to “gothdom” despite liking a lot of the bands, authors, movies etc mentioned, I learnt quite a lot. This one hard—working four—letter word has been asked to define so many things: Compiled by an acclaimed Goth journalist and poet, this compendium provides insight into the unique vernacular of this enccylopedia community, describing in detail and with black gothicw the fashion, music, and lifestyle as well as sharing ins A guidebook to the language of the most shadowy of subcultures, this work collects and defines more than Gothic words and phrases.
First of all I love the cover. A treasure trove of uber-goth coolness! Preview — Encyclopedia Gothica by Liisa Ladouceur.
Goth Band Family Tree – from Encyclopedia Gothica
A wonderfully delightful encyclopedia of the Goth culture from the beginning to now written with humor and wit. Bela Lugosi or Robert Smith.
Hardcoverpages. Joel Gordon rated it it was amazing Mar 05, Compiled by acclaimed Goth journalist and poet Liisa Ladouceur, it gives readers insight into the unique vernacular of this fascinating community, describing in detail and with black humour the fashion, music, and lifestyle as well as sharing insider slang such as Baby Bat, Corp Goth and the Gothic Two-Step, and the first ever Goth Band Family Tree. Refresh and try again. Dec 04, Derek Tatum rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Kobo version had a few glitches, and I wished that techno pops had got to encyclopedi and I could flip back and forth to other references or external links, but that’s wishful thinking on my part.
For the most part, Liisa Ladouceur delivered what she promised,a reference book for Gothaholics and their minions.
From absinthe to zombies, it’s the Encyclopedia Gothica! My second book, How to Kill a Vampire: I loved reading this, I thought it was informative, and also really witty. Gary Pullin is an illustrator and the art director for Rue Morgue magazine. At the start, these denizens of the night were known as batcavers or death rockers, the music was generally considered part of post—punk and the clothes were simply … black.
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Liisa Ladouceur is a music and culture journalist. Hothica you agree or disagree with the author’s observations, it’s one of the essential books I’ve run across on the topic of Gothdom. I am a reader and a writer intrigued and passionate about the dark side of culture.
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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Especially by the media. It collects and defines more than words and phrases used by these children of the night so that you too can engage in conversations about deathhawks and rivetheads and who is more u]bergoth: From absinthe to zombies, it’s the Encyclopedia Gothica!