Riot Reading Days

Oryx & Ink: 5 Atwood Tattoos

This post is part of our Margaret Atwood Riot Reading Day, a celebration of one of our favorite authors on the occasion of the publication of her new novel, MaddAddamCheck out the full line-up here.

Happy Margaret Atwood day, ladies and gentlemen! Let’s celebrate with a few permanent tributes to her work:

Offred from The Handmaid’s Tale

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from Atwood’s poem, “Spelling”

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from Atwood’s poem, “Helen of Troy Does Countertop Dancing”

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from The Handmaid’s Tale

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from Atwood’s poem, “You Fit Into Me”

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