Oct. 22, 2021

Ep. #100 English - Tran - Punk Rocker, Author, Educator, Classicist, and Tattooer

Ep. #100 English -  Tran - Punk Rocker, Author, Educator, Classicist, and Tattooer

Phuc Tran, author of Sigh Gone, majored in Classical Languages and Literature at Bard College —got his Master’s Degree at University of Massachusetts Amherst, and then moved to New York City in 1997. There he apprenticed to be a tattooer while teaching L...


Phuc Tran, author of Sigh Gone, majored in Classical Languages and Literature at Bard College —got his Master’s Degree at University of Massachusetts Amherst, and then moved to New York City in 1997. There he apprenticed to be a tattooer while teaching Latin during the day, and he's been teaching and tattooing ever since.

 

"I’m a Scorpio, I ride a Triumph Thruxton, I love boxing movies, and I’ve broken the same pinkie TWICE in exactly the same spot (my own pinkie, not someone else’s"   - Phuc Tran