A Brief Stroll Down the Corridors of Dark Academia and Its Romantic Roots

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It’s easy to view these aesthetics as trends of small consequence, but it’s more interesting to watch their evolution against the scope of other romantic movements.

Trash or Treasure? A List of Five Obscure Literary Movements

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From to Spiralism to Martian poetry, not every idea finds a solid foothold in history or a wide audience.

The Curious, Poetic Lives of the Rossetti Siblings

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Born to a literary scholar obsessed with the works of Dante, siblings Christina and Dante Rossetti would respectively become some of the most famous poets of the Victorian era.