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'Stories From the Unity of the Realm' - Episode 4: 'Inuit Tattoos: Tradition and Continuity'



The 2020 Humanity in Action Fellowship presents: the Humanity in Action Podcast Series ‘Stories from the Unity of the Realm’

Episode 4: ‘Inuit Tattoos: Tradition and Continuity’

During the 2020 Copenhagen Fellowship, our Fellows created a series of mini-podcasts delving into some of the topics covered on the Fellowship.

Listen to the fourth episode ‘Inuit Tattoos: Tradition and Continuity’, created by Jonas Høiness, Cecilie S. Nobel & Laetitia Gathion. This episode delves deeper into the subject of Inuit tattooing traditions – their history, their development and the many misconceptions around them. The Fellows invite tattoo artist Maya Sialuk Jacobsen to tell us more about the tradition.

The podcast series consists of 7 episodes.

Listen to episode 4 here:

Jingle: Sebastian Raft

Podcast guest: Maya Sialuk Jacobsen (traditional Inuit Tatoo Artist and researcher into Inuit culture). 

Maya Sialuk Jacobsen. Meet her here.