Synopses & Reviews
The first book to properly explore gothic culture in the modern world. Examining it from a pop and sub-cultural perspective, the book examines and identifies hidden gems from the underground alongside better known mainstream manifestations, looking at all facets of the culture including horror comics, fetish clubs, goth rock superstars and vampire cultists.
This lavishly illustrated book looks at Goth from both a pop and subculture perspective. Each chapter deals with a different artistic or cultural phenomenon--such as literature, photography, trash Goth, and the femme fatale--followed by an essay on specific aspects of the Goth aesthetic. 70 photos.