Angelina College Hosting Black History Month Exhibition and Poetry Slam


Angelina College Visual and Performing Arts Department is hosting a Black History Month art exhibition and poetry slam Feb. 12 in the Angelina Center for the Arts Gallery on the AC campus.

The opening night’s festivities, including the one-night-only Poetry Slam, followed by the Fine Art reception, will begin at 5:30p.m. Members of AC’s Live Poet’s Society will share the art of the spoken word, and East Texas visual artists will display paintings, drawings and sculpture relating to the African American perspective. Artists exhibiting their work include Blake Bean, Blake Bean Jr., Kamarie Clark, Dwight Gipson, Felicia Hogg, Teresa Proctor, Karen Moore-Christopher and Gary Roberts.

The exhibition will remain on display through Feb. 27. This event is free and open to the public.

For more information about this event, call (936) 633-5233, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.


Nancy Reynolds
Nancy Reynolds
Nancy Reynolds has proudly served Angelina College since 2000. She began serving as AC’s communications coordinator in 2005. Prior to that, she was the public relations specialist.

Reynolds earned both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Stephen F. Austin State University. She taught speech courses as an adjunct for AC for eight years.

As communications coordinator, Reynolds’ responsibilities include the following: writing news releases, directing social media, collaborating with the marketing team, managing the Angelina College brand, coordinating publications, managing web content, coordinating internal communications and providing media training.

Reynolds lives in Lufkin with her husband Reg. They have two sons, one daughter-in-law, three grandchildren, and one cat.

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