The Americans

The Americans

First published in 1958 this is a powerful and raw journey in photos of life in America that is hauntingly reflective of today.

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First published in France in 1958, Robert Frank’s The Americans altered course of twentieth-century photography giving birth to what we’ve come to know as ‘street photographers’ in the 1960s and ’70s It is a powerful and challenging look of America, somehow poetic in it’s honesty.
Kerouac said, “Robert Frank…he sucked a sad poem right out of America onto film, taking rank among the tragic poets of the world.”