Could it happen to you? Meet the average Americans forced into poverty by accidents, ill-health or tragic misfortune in searing photo essay exploring the crisis of the country's hidden poor
- Danish photographer Joakim Eskildsen grew up with mythical ideas of 'Coca-cola and American culture'
- But he found the American dream persisted within the US as well, serving as a dangerous set of ideals
- He visited poverty-stricken regions of the US for seven months to capture the reality for 45million people
- He acknowledged his subjects' unique stories and said: 'I had the feeling anybody could fall into hardship'