Encyclopedia Gothica

Encyclopedia Gothica[PDF / Epub] ★ Encyclopedia Gothica By Liisa Ladouceur – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk A guidebook to the language of the most shadowy of subcultures this work collects and defines than 550 Gothic words and phrases Compiled by an acclaimed Goth journalist and poet this compendium provid A guidebook to the language of the most shadowy of subcultures this work collects and defines than Gothic words and phrases Compiled by an acclaimed Goth journalist and poet this compendium provides insight into the uniue vernacular of this fascinating community describing in detail and with black humor the fashion music and lifestyle as well as sharing insider slang such as Baby Bat Corp Goth and the Gothic Two Step A Goth Band Family Tree and essential Goth listening reading and viewing recommendations are also included in this phantasmagorical work. A great addition to any darkling's library It has a very solid background on the the Goth subculture and elements that influenced it Liisa does a wonderful job of covering a wide and continually growing subculture and the book itself is a feast for the eyes As someone who's pretty much an outsider to gothdom despite liking a lot of the bands authors movies etc mentioned I learnt uite a lot I'm a punk but I'm very interested in the goth community This book hooked me straight away and I loved giggling at some of the little comments that Liisa Ladouceur made Overall great book I really recommend I loved reading this I thought it was informative and also really witty This book caused me to place way too many holds books movies that are going to all come in at the same time and it will be overwhelming but soooo gooooooood For the most part Liisa Ladouceur delivered what she promiseda reference book for Gothaholics and their minions 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 partIt's heavy on reference not so much on linguistics and I enjoyed the last few list pages the most You'll probably spend hours searching for her references onlinelike SNL's Goth Talk or any of the recommended shopping sitesGreat book for your commute I would've liked the book to be objective because not all goths share the same morality for instance Something I picked up was that the author mixed up gauntlets protective gloves and bracers arm guard in the form of a sheath Under the entry for gauntlets she describes bracers There were also some entries I missed that were not included but overall it was informative and the humour made me chuckle than a few times 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 I am happy to say that I too enjoy many of the things Goths do ei Tim BurtonWhat was nice was an inclusion of a Goth Band Tree and 13 places to seevisit before you die Although I haven't read every single entry in this awesome book I have skimmed and re skimmed it many many times and I will contuinue to do so for a long time So it is going to be classed as read even though it will remain on my bedside table for a while yet A treasure trove of uber goth coolness First of all I love the cover Next everything you want or need to know about Goth and living the style is in this book Even travel locations At Urban Decay you can find all your makeupPulling the Taffythat is not food and Gothic Match Creativewell thought out and researched

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  • Hardcover
  • 313 pages
  • Encyclopedia Gothica
  • Liisa Ladouceur
  • English
  • 24 July 2016
  • 9781770410244