"Black Metal: two simple words who, for a novice, symbolizes an imaginary world, so incredibly substantial and extraordinary that one might ignore what it really means."
(William Spok, The atmosphere in Black Metal.
Ethnography of a local scene
William Spok is currently a doctoral student at the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis (UNS). After a joint course in History and Ethnology during two years, he finally settle down. During his first years of studies, he also created a webzine specialized in underground Metal Scholomance, which gathers passionate metalheads all around France. He now works in China where he works on the development of the uprising Metal scene in Peking.
Works released by Anesthetize Productions
- L’atmosphère dans le Black Metal. Ethnographie d’une scène locale (february 2018)