Feature - Land Economies in Modern America: Lower Mississippi Region
In October 2016, weeks before the Presidential Election, Mark Power traveled through states bordering the lower Mississippi River, continuing his documentation of economics and race in the United States.
"My work in the US began as part of Postcards from America. I made three trips as part of it, beginning in 2012 in Florida, followed by Milwaukee/Wisconsin in 2014 and Oklahoma/The Inland Empire in 2015. Since Postcards came to an end I’ve continued to self-fund my project, visiting Tennessee and Kentucky in late 2015, and Arkansas in 2016. In a week I head off on my next trip, a two-week journey...