Various insights and crossed viewpoints are an invitation to grasp what imprisonment means. Photography, video, graphic and artwork provide stories that give flesh and meaning to our information.
Women Europe Material conditions Facilities FranceDelphine Dauphy and Marc Loyon ran photography workshops in prisons for six months. This involved visiting both Vezin-le-Coquet prison and Rennes women’s prison seven times. Every prisoner was able to take part in creating a body of images documenting their daily life. Read more
Culture North America Justice Activities Alternatives Rehabilitation United StatesAt the age of seventeen, Chris Wilson is sentenced to life without parole. In prison, he formulates what he calls a “master plan”. The document sets his project for self-improvement and draws the way to changing his life. He serves 16 years before being freed. And reading books was a great deal. Read more
CultureTo tell the untellable Ricardo has turned to writing. He has been imprisoned for nine years in Colombia and has decided to share with Prison Insider the torments of a life behind bars. His pen helps him reflect on the questions that obsess those deprived of liberty: abandonment by loved ones, fear of… Read more