This week we talk about underground tattoo artist Kyung Eun from South Korea and author Margot Mifflin.
Kim Kyung Eun
“Tattoos appeal to contemporary women both as emblems of empowerment in an era of feminist gains and as badges of self-determination at a time when controversies about abortion rights, date rape, and sexual harassment have made them think hard about who controls their bodies—and why”
Margot is an author, journalist, and professor who writes about women’s history and the arts.
We spoke about her incredible book Bodies of Subversion: a secret history of women and tattoo