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Tiny: Streetwise Revisited, photographs by Mary Ellen Mark

In 1983 Mary Ellen Mark began photographing a group of fiercely independent homeless and troubled youth who were making their way on the streets of Seattle as pimps, prostitutes, panhandlers, and smalltime drug dealers. Initially published in July of that same year in Life magazine, this work culminated in the 1988 publicationStreetwise, and the 1984 documentary film of the same name by Mark’s husband, filmmaker Martin Bell.