Goth Chic: A Connoisseur's Guide to Dark Culture

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Plexus, 2006 - Religion - 288 pages
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Due to its passionate, extreme aesthetic, Goth culture remains both vibrant and vibrantly loved, and continually inspires new developments in pop culture. Both a starting place for newcomers and a source of incisive insights for veterans, Goth Chic examines this dark culture from multiple angles. Each chapter of this lavishly illustrated guide dissects a distinct aspect of the Goth genre, including movies, music, books, graphic novels, and more. Written by an official representative of the Church of Satan, Goth Chic is an insider's view of a fascinating realm.

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Fantastic book! Read full review

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User Review  - Laura Morrigan - Goodreads

This book was clearly written by one who understands the intricacies of gothic culture and influences. Lots of detail and information. A useful text. I was pleased that it covered classical music. It ... Read full review

Contents

Every CoverWas Black 62
1975
IfloRpiDitY PutREfaction cr Pain 109
1984
The SEDUction of the InnocEnt 143
1983
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

Baddeley is a historian, journalist, and the official British representative of the Church of Satan.

Woods specializes in true crime, popular culture, and film.

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