Gothic Charm School

In Gothic Charm School, she offers the quintessential guide to dark decorum for all those who have ever searched for beauty in dark, unexpected places, embraced their individuality, and reveled in decadence . . . and for families and ...

Gothic Charm School

Gothic Charm School

An essential, fully illustrated guidebook to day-to-day Goth living There's more to being a Goth than throwing on some black velvet, dyeing your hair, and calling it a day (or a night). How do you dress with morbid flair when going to a job interview? Is there such a thing as growing too old to be a Goth? How do you explain to your grandma that it's not just a phase? Jillian Venters, a.k.a. "the Lady of the Manners," knows how to be strange and unusual without sacrificing politeness and etiquette. In Gothic Charm School, she offers the quintessential guide to dark decorum for all those who have ever searched for beauty in dark, unexpected places, embraced their individuality, and reveled in decadence . . . and for families and friends who just don't understand.

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Gothic Charm School
Language: un
Pages: 256
Authors: Jillian Venters
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-23 - Publisher: Harper Collins

An essential, fully illustrated guidebook to day-to-day Goth living There's more to being a Goth than throwing on some black velvet, dyeing your hair, and calling it a day (or a night). How do you dress with morbid flair when going to a job interview? Is there such a thing
Post-Millennial Gothic
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Catherine Spooner
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-23 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Surveying the widespread appropriations of the Gothic in contemporary literature and culture, Post-Millennial Gothic shows contemporary Gothic is often romantic, funny and celebratory. Reading a wide range of popular texts, from Stephenie Meyer's Twilight series through Tim Burton's Gothic film adaptations of Sweeney Todd, Alice in Wonderland and Dark Shadows,
The Gothic World
Language: en
Pages: 538
Authors: Glennis Byron, Dale Townshend
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-08 - Publisher: Routledge

The Gothic World offers an overview of this popular field whilst also extending critical debate in exciting new directions such as film, politics, fashion, architecture, fine art and cyberculture. Structured around the principles of time, space and practice, and including a detailed general introduction, the five sections look at: Gothic
Open graves, open minds
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Sam George, Bill Hughes
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-01 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

This collection of interconnected essays relates the Undead in literature, art and other media to questions concerning gender, race, genre, technology, consumption and social change. A coherent narrative follows Enlightenment studies of the vampire's origins in folklore and folk panics, the sources of vampire fiction, through Romantic incarnations in Byron
Embracing the Darkness Understanding Dark Subcultures: A Decade of Darkness
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Corvis Nocturnum
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-02 - Publisher: Lulu.com

Author E.R. Vernor, best known as Corvis Nocturnum brings you the ten year anniversary expanded edition of his original expose. The writer reflects on what has changed and stayed the same, with even more insights, interviews and photos never seen before. The author brings you an unprecedented collection of Satanists,

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