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After The Cult came The Cure. Something I picked up was that the author mixed up gauntlets protective gloves and bracers arm-guard in the form of a sheath. Terrific illustrations, including one wncyclopedia Nivek Ogre. Liisa does a wonderful job of covering a wide and continually growing subculture and the book itself encyclopedai a feast for the eyes.

A wonderfully delightful encyclopedia of the Goth culture from the beginning to now written with humor and wit. The goth community has enough trouble as it is with that kind of thinking.

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Encyclopedia Gothica

Account Options Sign in. Under the entry for gauntlets, she describes bracers. I woke up afterwards and my insides were completely different. I read it all, but then again I like encyclopedias. Encyclopedia Gothica Liisa Ladouceur No preview available encycoopedia It collects and defines more gothhica 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: I was, of course, doomed.

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I like arcane words, dead things, asking and answering questions. I am a reader and a writer intrigued and passionate about the dark side of culture.


Encyclopedia Gothica by Liisa Ladouceur

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. 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. This is a fun book.

It even defends Marilyn Manson, for reasons I’ve been saying for years. I’ve enjoyed flipping through the entries reminiscing on bands, shops, and places. Mau Velasquezz rated it it was amazing Oct 08, Want to Read saving….

So it is going to be classed as read, even though it will remain on my bedside table for a while yet. 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. Encyclopedia Gothica Liisa Ladouceur Limited preview – And the diverse crew of anarchists, art school brats and horror movie fans who had started it seemed to have been distilled into a fairly homogenous bunch — one quite easy to identify.

As a professional journalist I’ve written about vampires and horror, music and the arts for newspapers, websites and magazines, and worked in film, radio and TV.

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.

Folgende Themenbereiche wurden aufgegriffen: If you find this confusing, this book is for you. Aug 17, Rosemary rated it really liked it. I’ve enjoyed flipping through githica entries reminiscing on bands, shops, and places. May 17, Chelsea rated it it was amazing Shelves: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. She has been recognized as a Goth expert on numerous television programs and hosted the Gothic Toronto literary event, Luminato Festival. A treasure trove of uber-goth coolness!


Goth Band Family Tree – from Encyclopedia Gothica

My first book, Encyclopedia Gothica, got nominated for a World Goth Day Author award alongside Stephen King and Neil Gaiman, who tweeted at me that I shoul I am a reader and a writer intrigued and passionate about the dark side of culture. One of the highlights is the Goth Band Envyclopedia Tree that does a pretty decent job of breaking down the various subgenres. You should at least leaf this one through. Bela Lugosi or Robert Each new wave brought their own codes of conduct and methods of communication.

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Roy Huff rated it it was amazing Jun 22, I had a totally new pulse. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Kathy C rated it really liked tothica May 18, Encyclopedia Gothica is a guide through that shadowiest of subcultures: A guidebook to the language of the most shadowy of subcultures, this work collects and defines more than Gothic words and phrases.