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Punk subculture

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Marc Jacobs Tribes: Thrashcore Punks in Downtown LA

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Introducing the Hermès Chaîne d’ancre Punk

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Interview with a true Wandering Gutter Punk

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A day in the life of the crust punks.

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The A-Z of '90s Slang

Punk subculture includes a diverse array of ideologies, fashion, and other forms of expression, visual art, dance, literature and film. It is largely characterised by anti-establishment views and the promotion of individual freedom, and is centred on a loud, aggressive genre of rock music called punk rock. Its adherents are referred to as "punks", also spelled “punx” in the modern day.
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  • Fashion 

  • Gender and gender expression 

  • Visual art 

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  • Literature 

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  • Perspectives on drugs and alcohol 

  • Lifestyle and community 

  • Interactions with other subcultures 

  • Global perspectives 

  • Bibliography