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Buy Encyclopedia Gothica: A Novel by Liisa Ladouceur, Gary Pullin (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery. Encyclopedia Gothica is a guide through that shadowiest of subcultures: modern Goths. It collects and defines more than words and. Buy Encyclopedia Gothica by Liisa Ladouceur, Gary Pullin from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on .

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I had a totally new pulse. They both live in Toronto.

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Amy Hamilton rated it it was amazing Jan 14, Am Ende war Leseeindruck. I would’ve liked encyclopdeia book to be more objective, because not all goths share the same morality, for instance.

The rating would have been higher if not for the weird emphasis on paleness “regardless of ethnicity”. A mostly even-handed and objective encyclopedia of Goth culture.

Es ist schade, encyclopedua meine Interessengebiete Vothica und Literatur so wenig behandelt wurden. Sep 21, Michelle rated it liked it Shelves: I read it all, but then again I like encyclopedias.

Return to Book Page. There were Goth—specific shops, Goth magazines and Goth festivals. That was pretty great. You’ll probably spend hours searching for her references online My second book, How to Kill a Vampire: Gary Pullin is an illustrator and the art director for Rue Morgue magazine.

Kirsten rated it really liked it Oct 31, It’s heavy on reference, not so much on linguistics, and I enjoyed the last few “list” pages the most. One encycopedia the highlights is the Goth Band Family Tree that does a pretty decent job of breaking down the various subgenres.


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User Review – Flag as inappropriate Why? A fun read for the black at heart perhaps while sipping a nice vodka cran, from a long-stemmed wine glass, of course.

I am a reader and a writer intrigued and passionate about the dark side of culture.

For the one thing these sub—groups had in common was that each sought to distinguish itself from the others, and from youth culture trends at large. A guidebook to the language of the most shadowy of subcultures, this work collects and defines more than Gothic words and phrases. I was, of course, doomed. On many occasions I primped for gothics news cameras or wayward reporters and tried my best to explain what the hell all this was. Sep 28, Jessica rated it it was amazing.

Goth Band Family Tree – from Encyclopedia Gothica

So it is going to be classed as read, even though it will remain on my bedside table for a while yet. I loved reading this, I thought it was informative, and also really witty.

Although I was bored when it came to the explanations of bands and Goth people, this encyclopedia was really informing to those of us who have only a slight definition of the Goth world. Selected pages Page 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: Especially by the media. Thanks for telling us about the problem.


Encyclopedia Gothica

The Kobo version had a few glitches, and I wished that techno pops had got to it and I could flip back and forth to other references or external links, but that’s wishful thinking on my part. And so, Goths reevaluated what the G—word meant, twisting it into new variations to suit the bewildering number of subgenres and gotthica, so much so that terms such as Trad Goth emerged to distinguish the oldschool original folk from the new.

Apr 25, Jen Healey rated it it was amazing. Joel Gordon rated it it was amazing Mar 05, By the mid—s, the G—word was well encyflopedia, and a collective consciousness evolved around the term. And the song itself — with its incessant drumbeat, intoxicating echoey guitar riffs and infectiously simple, haunting refrain about the world dragging us down was my first exposure to something that bombastically melodramatic.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Mau Velasquezz rated it it was amazing Oct 08, Mooncalf rated it really liked it Mar 13, Dec 04, Aurumora rated it liked it Shelves: Aug 12, Annari Du plessis rated it liked it. Tasha rated it it was amazing Oct 14, May 17, Chelsea rated it it was amazing Shelves: Sep 07, Belen rated it really liked it.