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Tattoos as self-care. Tattoos as decoration. Tattoos as tenacity. Tattoos as strength. Tattoos as the past. Tattoos as preparation. Tattoos as storytellers. Tattoos as resistance. Advertisements

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Having tattoos and being in academia

Today through one of my friends on Facebook (thanks ER!) I came across David J. Leonard’s 2012 article, “The Inked Academic Body” from The Chronicle. I, like many people, have tattoos. In fact, I have three; however, all can be … Continue reading

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