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Lake Street USA

4.37  ·  Rating Details  ·  19 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
Each vivid photo captures a very real element of life on one urban street. An extensive selection from this exhibit and the accompanying essays and commentary by area residents and experts on photography, public art, community, urban studies, and other pertinent disciplines shed light on the dizzying mixture of socioeconomic, ethnic, and cultural realities that embody the ...more
Paperback, 236 pages
Published June 1st 2001 by Univ Of Minnesota Press (first published 2001)
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Robert Jersak
Jan 27, 2016 Robert Jersak rated it really liked it
As with his earlier book, Frogtown, Lake Street USA helped me in some small way to connect with the people of the state in which I was born. One can see the influence of Garry Winogrand on the artist (spontaneity and suggestion are strong features of the work here), and the excerpts of interviews are well-chosen, and increase the sense of intimacy with the people depicted in the photos. My only regret is the size of the images in the book; I wish I had seen these photographs as they were display ...more
Jan 17, 2009 tib rated it really liked it
Shelves: nonfiction
I've taken one trip through this book, and saw some of the photos during the exhibit along Lake Street. I may have to buy a copy of this book instead of just borrowing it from the library...
Jun 23, 2011 Ron rated it liked it
Shelves: photography
An interesting concept. Focusing (literally) on one street. The photos and accompanying text illustrate the cosmopolitan nature that one seldom associates with the upper midwest.
May 01, 2009 angrykitty rated it really liked it
Shelves: coffee-table, 2009
this is probably my least favorite of huie's three books only in that the pictures are all pretty small. the extra text is nice, but i like the larger pictures of the other books.
Jan 12, 2013 Anna rated it it was amazing
This is a great book! It is a photo essay about Lake Street in Minneapolis.
Oct 09, 2010 Eli rated it it was amazing
Shelves: nonfiction, 2010, local
Simply beautiful.
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