Interview with Shuntay Weston


Alexa Garza interviews Shuntay Weston. Shuntay was incarcerated for 15 years and discusses her experiences during that time. She talks about her release and the sense of disbelief she felt as she left prison due to the many set offs she experienced. Shuntay also talks about reentry, her employment, and regaining her autonomy. Shuntay also talks about how prison impacted her as a person, and correlates her ability to adjust to change due to the uncertainty she always faced in prison. Alexa and Shuntay discuss how their incarceration shaped their outlook on life while remembering the support they offered to each other in prison.