Tulsa, OK

Almost exactly fifty years after Larry Clark’s TULSA first came out (Lustrum Press, 1971), Victor d’Allant returns to Oklahoma and revisits this seminal work, one that quickly became a reference book in documentary photography. An anthropologist by training, Victor interviewed all his sitters before taking his camera out. In this book, he shares their stories along with their photographs. The result: a vision of the U.S. that’s both realistic and heartbreaking. They show those Americans that the Coastal Elite still refuses to acknowledge, too busy they are making fun of those who live in the Flyover States, the Bible Belt, the Rectangular States, …