#dark academia

Create a Dark Academia Reading Nook with these Classic and Creepy Goods

With a few accessories, you can transform a space into a dark academia reading nook, where arcane knowledge and dark magic abounds.

Dark Academia Authors to Lure You Into the Shadows

Prep your reading list! We've found the best dark academia authors, in a variety of styles, to add to your TBR list.

Dark Academia Jewelry for Would-Be Dark Students

Dark academia jewelry vibes are a little witchy, a little Victorian, and a little bit private school. Find some gorgeous options.

20 Dark Academia Romance Books to Swoon and Obsess Over

Moody libraries. Check. Lots of swooning. Absolutely. Get into it with the best dark academia romance books.

Create Your Own Dark Academia Bookshelf Aesthetic

Want to create a dark academia bookshelf? Build your aesthetic with this list of dark academia wallpapers, bookends, trinkets, and more.

Your Study Guide to Light Academia

Love dark academia? We'd love to introduce you to the light academia subgenre. Find your guide here.

Dark Academia vs. Chaotic Academia: What’s the Difference?

Newer dark academia books point out elitism in academia; chaotic academia not only rejects it entirely, but seeks to undermine it at every turn.

Why Demonic Prep Boys Keep Appearing in the Dark Academia Canon

You know the type: old-money east coast aesthetic and a demonic or dark magical presence. Let's talk about dark academia's demonic prep boys.

The Best Dark Academia in Science Fiction and Fantasy

Dark academia isn't just for mysteries and thrillers-- you can find all the dark academia vibes you crave in science fiction and fantasy too!

Dark Academia and Horror: A Bloody, Perfect Marriage

If you enjoy dark academia books, you might find yourself more at home than you realize. You may not want to leave.