Tatttoos and Stigma; Who Needs to Make the Next Move?

In this article, I once again would like to talk about tattoos, tattoo culture and stigma. However, despite how this is also a message to my fellow tattoo lovers and collectors out there, non tattooed people may learn something as well. I also hope that any readers may see, that what I propose here, can… Continue reading Tatttoos and Stigma; Who Needs to Make the Next Move?

A Future Ambition for the Tattoo Community:

First and foremost, hello everyone, I know it has been a while. Life has been hectic and I have been working hard. In this post, I would like to talk about an ambition I have for the tattoo community, as an academic and a tattoo lover. It's a way I feel the tattoo community could… Continue reading A Future Ambition for the Tattoo Community:

Tattoos and Regret Continued:

What is the problem with regretting a tattoo? That is a question that I along with other people in the tattoo community, and I would imagine other researchers looking at tattoos, have (hopefully), asked themselves. It is something which I have given much thought lately, as well as previously in my research, and I would… Continue reading Tattoos and Regret Continued:

Celebrities and Tattoos

Celebrities get away with a lot more than the rest of us when it comes to tattoos, yet they also help create more acceptance.

Kristensen’s Laws of Humanity

A Law Inspired by Sociological Theory and the Work of Asimov: As the subheading above says, my law of humanity (hence why it carries my last name), is heavily inspired by Asimov's "Law of Robotics" which goes as follows: A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to… Continue reading Kristensen’s Laws of Humanity