9 x 11"
112 pages
40 b+w photographs October 2007

It`s Complicated: The American Teenager
Photographs and Interviews by Robin Bowman
Afterword by Dr. Robert Coles

Robin bowman is a 2005 W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fellow, based in Portland, Maine, devoted to documenting the poignant social and political issues of our age. In a five-year odyssey to virtually every state across America. Bowman began interviewing and making portraits of kids. A traveling exhibition of the portraits will open at the museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, and is traveling to Washington DC, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York. Robin Bowman`s works are in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the Chrysler Museum of Art, Cleveland Museum of Art, Bibliotheque Nationale, International Center of Photography, New York, and more. She lives in Portland, Maine.