The New Yorker exposes Bodies of Subversion

The New Yorker‘s Photo Booth blog gives us a brief lesson on women in tattoo culture, via Margot Mifflin’s Bodies of Subversion: A Secret History of Women and Tattoo. The post features a slideshow of photos from the book, whose third edition contains many never-before-seen photos, some of which date back to the 19th century.

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Bodies of Subversion
by Margot Mifflin