Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Fashioning Gothic Bodies” as Want to Read:
Fashioning Gothic Bodies
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Fashioning Gothic Bodies

4.33 of 5 stars 4.33  ·  rating details  ·  6 ratings  ·  0 reviews
This innovative book explores the role played by clothing in the discourses of the Gothic. It makes an explicit connection between the veils, masks and disguises of Gothic convention, and historically-specific fashion discourses, from the revealing chemise-dress popularized by Queen Marie Antoinette to the subcultural style of contemporary Goths. In so doing it sheds new l ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published September 4th 2004 by Manchester University Press (first published May 7th 2004)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Fashioning Gothic Bodies, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Fashioning Gothic Bodies

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-24 of 24)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
nic marked it as to-read
Nov 03, 2014
Mira Alecci
Mira Alecci marked it as to-read
Jan 27, 2014
Marussia marked it as to-read
Jan 05, 2014
Joyce Huff
Joyce Huff marked it as to-read
Aug 31, 2013
Angélique Moreau
Angélique Moreau marked it as to-read
Jan 16, 2014
Cyn added it
Jun 19, 2013
Maaian Arditi
Maaian Arditi marked it as to-read
May 09, 2013
Charlotte marked it as to-read
Mar 19, 2012
J marked it as to-read
Oct 02, 2011
Cosima added it
Jul 24, 2011
Bernardita Labourdette
Bernardita Labourdette marked it as to-read
Jul 05, 2011
Emily added it
May 26, 2010
Chelsea marked it as to-read
Apr 16, 2009
Odette marked it as to-read
Mar 21, 2009
Bronwyn marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2009
Alaina marked it as to-read
Jun 06, 2008
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Contemporary Gothic The Routledge Companion to Gothic Post-Millennial Gothic: Comedy, Romance and the Rise of 'Happy Gothic' Post-Millennial Gothic: Comedy, Romance and the Rise of 'Happy Gothic' Contemporary Gothic (FOCI)

Share This Book