Author Mifflin to give ‘Women &Tattoos’ talk at Rockford College Feb. 1st
Friday, January 21, 2011
For immediate release – 1/31/11
Contact: Rockford College Box Office, 815-226-4100
RESCHEDULED DATE: February 8, 2011
Rockford, Ill. – Margot Mifflin, author of "Bodies of Subversion: A Secret History of Women and Tattoo,” a book about the implicit politics of tattooed women and female tattooists, will give a free talk at Rockford College’s Maddox Theatre on February 8 at 7pm.
Mifflin has written about art, fiction, women's issues, pop culture from a feminist slant and the cultural politics of transgressive bodies for the New York Times, The New Yorker, Entertainment Weekly, the Believer, and Salon.com among others.
Admission is free but tickets are required. To order tickets or for more information, call the Rockford College Box Office, 815-226-4100. The talk is part of the college’s Forum Series. To see the series line-up, go to http://www.rockford.edu/?ForumSeries.
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