France: an elusive escape

Natacha Galvez taught art history to inmates at Fleury-Mérogis. She is head of communications for the organisation Art et Prison. She is studying for her doctorate in philosophie esthétique and her thesis is on the creation of art in the prison environment. The following is our interview with her.

Knowing you can take part in a cultural activity provides a break in the daily routine of being in prison: they are no longer in just a state of waiting, they are also searching for meaning.

They all rejected the theme on liberty

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