An eye-opening, startling book about the undercover world of body modifications: tattooing, piercing and scarification. 22 interviews, 2 essays, quotations, sources and bibliography. 212 pages, 279 photos and illustrations.

Interviews include Fakir Musafar (Silicon Valley ad executive who has practiced every known body modification); Genesis and Paula P-Orridge describing numerous ritual scarifications; Ed Hardy (editor of Tattootime); Jim Ward; Anton Szandor LaVey; Lyle Tuttle; Raelyn Gallina and others talking about body practices that develop identity and philosophic awareness and explore sexual sensation.

ISBN 0-9650469-3-1
Edited by V. Vale and Andrea Juno
V/Search Publications

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