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Steampunk, Explained

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PBS’ webseries Off Book seeks to “expand the definition of art,” and their latest five minute short covers Steampunk culture; it’s inspirations, it’s fundamental rules, and the myriad artistic places those ideas take it’s devotees. If you thought Steampunk was just hotgluing gears to your vintage clothing and pinning on a fascinator before heading off to comic con, this video is for you.

(via Laughing Squid.)

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