Anna Felicity Friedman

Anna Felicity Friedman

Cultural Historian

  • Postcolonial world order, Colonial legacy, Culture of memory, Decolonisation, Reappraisal of the colonial past

  • Forest Park (United States of America)

Interdisciplinary scholar Dr Anna Felicity Friedman has researched the history of tattooing for nearly 30 years, receiving her PhD on the topic from the University of Chicago in History of Culture. In her research, she engages with trans- and intercultural questions regarding tattoos. She writes and lectures widely, including authoring the World Atlas of Tattoo (Thames & Hudson/Yale University Press, 2015). She has launched a foundation, the Center for Tattoo History and Culture. Friedman runs the popular website and writes articles for a wide variety of magazines and online publications.

Contributions by Anna Felicity Friedman