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Interview with Jackie Sumell on Solitary Gardens Project
by WTUL News & Views
Wednesday Dec 30th, 2015 7:47 AM
DJ Habi of WTUL News and Views interviews artist and prison reform advocate Jackie Sumell about her in-progress exhibition called The Solitary Gardens. Sumell discusses Herman Wallace, who sparked her interest in the abolition of solitary confinement, and who was the focus of one of her previous projects titled Herman's House. She explains the symbolism behind the project, as well as the medicinal and healing values it will have.
[ Audio: 27:42 ]