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TEDxAmsterdam 2013 Permanence and loss - how tattoos helped me heal by Mind Map: TEDxAmsterdam 2013 Permanence and loss - how tattoos helped me heal
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TEDxAmsterdam 2013 Permanence and loss - how tattoos helped me heal

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The event... November 24th 2011

Mona was part of iconic battle, between:

Egyptian riot police

After the event, couldn't use her fingers for wrting

most of Mona's arm were in cast

This was hard for Mona, as she's a writer

usually

now

determined to celebrate the healing of her bones

Celebrating the healing of her bones by getiting tattoos

first tattoo

second tattoo

More information aboout both tattoos in this interview at Vice.com

first tatoo is by a female artist, the second tattoo is by a male artist

These are marks that Mona chose, to say:

my body is mine

but also, opening herself up to the light...

we have many wounds in the Middle East and North Africa

60 years of military ruling in Egypt

all our wounds are now potential entry points for the light