Tattoos; Inherently Anti Capitalist:

Already when reading the headline above, many within and outside the tattooed community, may be confused perhaps even outraged. Especially among the US tattoo lovers, people reading this may be very outraged, but settle down, you may learn something quite interesting. Capitalism Loves Uniformity and Streamlining:  A fundamental and very easily observable fact about capitalism… Continue reading Tattoos; Inherently Anti Capitalist:

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:

The Brighton Tattoo Convention 2019

A Convention Like Love Letter to the Tattoo Community: This year I finally got to attend an event that I have been longing to attend, ever since I studied in England back in the early 10's. I got to attend the awesome Brighton Tattoo Convention 2019. It was the 12th time this annual tattoo event… Continue reading The Brighton Tattoo Convention 2019

Tattoo Regret; The Disconnect

Tattoo Regret; When You Lose the Connection to Your Ink: Tattoo regret is at the same time quite a lot simpler and still a fair bit more complicated, than most people would think. At least what I have found through my own research on the topic (these last 8-9 years) within sociology (social sciences in… Continue reading Tattoo Regret; The Disconnect