Have you ever gone to dinner with a bunch of non goths and been asked a lot of questions about the subculture? Now there is a book to help you out of these tricky situations.
Authored by Liisa Ladouceur, Toronto-based music journalist and “unpopular culture” commentator, Encyclopedia Gothica provides an easy-to-access catalog of all things goth — from absinthe to zombies. It is an indispensable reference book.
Whether you are researching the history of all things goth, interested in learning more about a specific goth term you have encountered, or just trying to better equip yourself with snarky answers to questions poised by non goths, this book is for you. An indispensable reference for every goth home, Encyclopedia Gothica includes helpful descriptions of words and phrases commonly used by goths, and covers subjects including goth music, artists, food, literature, and much more!