What is Goth? Submitted by: Cesar Joel Benitez Submitted to: Dr. Gloria Valedon
“ Beauty is whatever we refer and understand as Beauty” -September
Introduction   <ul><li>What is a Goth? </li></ul><ul><li>History of Gothic </li></ul><ul><li>Types of Goth </li></ul><ul><...
Public Opinion <ul><li>They dress in black </li></ul><ul><li>Old Times meets the future </li></ul><ul><li>Fans of gothic e...
What is a Goth? <ul><li>Fan of Gothic Music </li></ul><ul><li>Appeals to Dark Aspects of Humanity </li></ul><ul><li>Can be...
What is “Gothic” <ul><li>Germanic Tribe in the 3rd and 6th century </li></ul><ul><li>Takes refuge in the boundaries of the...
MANY FACES OF GOTH!
Romantic Goth <ul><li>Attracted to the Old Times </li></ul><ul><li>Likes Candles, Wine and Gothic Novels </li></ul><ul><li...
Death Rocker <ul><li>The Zombie of the Goth World! </li></ul><ul><li>Likes Beer and Horror Movies </li></ul><ul><li>Music-...
Cyber Goth <ul><li>The Future of Goth </li></ul><ul><li>Like plastic hair, toy guns and things that glow </li></ul><ul><li...
Me as a Cyber Goth!
Rivet-Head <ul><li>The military force of Goth! </li></ul><ul><li>Like Military things </li></ul><ul><li>Music- Industrial ...
Ether Goth <ul><li>The Smartie of the Goth World </li></ul><ul><li>Likes Books and Dark Films </li></ul><ul><li>Music- Dar...
Candy Goth <ul><li>The Dolls of the Goth World! </li></ul><ul><li>Like- anything cute and spooky </li></ul><ul><li>Music- ...
Goth-A-Billy <ul><li>Old School manly goth! </li></ul><ul><li>Like anything with flames and horror movies </li></ul><ul><l...
Vampyre <ul><li>Romantic Goth with Fangs </li></ul><ul><li>Likes anything with Vampires </li></ul><ul><li>Music- Varies </...
Sp ooky Vs. Creepy <ul><li>“ Spooky” to mundane illicit fear. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Spooky” is a representation of harmful t...
Goth Help Us <ul><li>Need-A-Goth program for those under the influence </li></ul><ul><li>Assist grieving Elders in cemeter...
Gothhelpus.org
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What Is Goth?

  1. 1. What is Goth? Submitted by: Cesar Joel Benitez Submitted to: Dr. Gloria Valedon
  2. 2. “ Beauty is whatever we refer and understand as Beauty” -September
  3. 3. Introduction <ul><li>What is a Goth? </li></ul><ul><li>History of Gothic </li></ul><ul><li>Types of Goth </li></ul><ul><li>Plight of a Goth </li></ul><ul><li>Gothic Charity </li></ul>
  4. 4. Public Opinion <ul><li>They dress in black </li></ul><ul><li>Old Times meets the future </li></ul><ul><li>Fans of gothic entertainment </li></ul><ul><li>Lifestyles of Vampires </li></ul><ul><li>Creativity </li></ul>
  5. 5. What is a Goth? <ul><li>Fan of Gothic Music </li></ul><ul><li>Appeals to Dark Aspects of Humanity </li></ul><ul><li>Can be anyone </li></ul><ul><li>Creative </li></ul><ul><li>Has evolved </li></ul><ul><li>To everyone else, we are freaks </li></ul>
  6. 6. What is “Gothic” <ul><li>Germanic Tribe in the 3rd and 6th century </li></ul><ul><li>Takes refuge in the boundaries of the Roman Empire </li></ul><ul><li>Attacks the Empire </li></ul><ul><li>“ Gothic” replaces “Barbaric” </li></ul><ul><li>In architecture, “Gothic” replaces “Un-classical” </li></ul><ul><li>Trend of replacing term of “un-traditional” continues in all aspects of creative arts . </li></ul>
  7. 7. MANY FACES OF GOTH!
  8. 8. Romantic Goth <ul><li>Attracted to the Old Times </li></ul><ul><li>Likes Candles, Wine and Gothic Novels </li></ul><ul><li>Music- Old School Goth </li></ul><ul><li>Dress better </li></ul><ul><li>Annoying English Accent </li></ul>
  9. 9. Death Rocker <ul><li>The Zombie of the Goth World! </li></ul><ul><li>Likes Beer and Horror Movies </li></ul><ul><li>Music- Death Rock, Old-school Goth </li></ul><ul><li>Cast as Punks </li></ul><ul><li>Punks hate this. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Cyber Goth <ul><li>The Future of Goth </li></ul><ul><li>Like plastic hair, toy guns and things that glow </li></ul><ul><li>Music- Dark Electronica </li></ul><ul><li>Are confused as Ravers </li></ul><ul><li>THEY ARE RAVERS! </li></ul>
  11. 11. Me as a Cyber Goth!
  12. 12. Rivet-Head <ul><li>The military force of Goth! </li></ul><ul><li>Like Military things </li></ul><ul><li>Music- Industrial </li></ul><ul><li>If you make fun, they will hurt you. </li></ul><ul><li>They are silly </li></ul>
  13. 13. Ether Goth <ul><li>The Smartie of the Goth World </li></ul><ul><li>Likes Books and Dark Films </li></ul><ul><li>Music- Dark Classical </li></ul><ul><li>Smart </li></ul><ul><li>But Dull, if you don’t share interest </li></ul>
  14. 14. Candy Goth <ul><li>The Dolls of the Goth World! </li></ul><ul><li>Like- anything cute and spooky </li></ul><ul><li>Music- Synthpop and New Wave </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone loves them </li></ul><ul><li>They get carded a lot! </li></ul>
  15. 15. Goth-A-Billy <ul><li>Old School manly goth! </li></ul><ul><li>Like anything with flames and horror movies </li></ul><ul><li>Music- Rockabilly about the undead </li></ul><ul><li>You’ll never look gay. </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone thinks you know how to fix cars. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Vampyre <ul><li>Romantic Goth with Fangs </li></ul><ul><li>Likes anything with Vampires </li></ul><ul><li>Music- Varies </li></ul><ul><li>Everything wants you to bite there neck </li></ul><ul><li>Acting like one </li></ul>
  17. 17. Sp ooky Vs. Creepy <ul><li>“ Spooky” to mundane illicit fear. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Spooky” is a representation of harmful thing </li></ul><ul><li>“ Creepy” are the real fear personified. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Goth Help Us <ul><li>Need-A-Goth program for those under the influence </li></ul><ul><li>Assist grieving Elders in cemeteries </li></ul><ul><li>Food Service </li></ul><ul><li>Blood Drives </li></ul><ul><li>Toy Drives </li></ul><ul><li>Beach Clean up </li></ul><ul><li>House cleanups for the disabled </li></ul><ul><li>Humane Society </li></ul>
  19. 19. Gothhelpus.org
  20. 20. Conclusion

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