Graduation Date

Fall 12-16-2017

Grading Professor

Frederick Kaufman

Subject Concentration

Business & Economics

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Man has searched for ways to live forever from time immemorial. But a curious group of tattoo enthusiasts developed a way to preserve one’s tattoo skin (at the least) post-mortem. Here’s a cultural exploration of a small albeit growing trend in which people’s perception of tattoos, burial rites and how to commemorate loved ones is examined and re-examined.



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