STILLMAN HOSTS THIRD ANNUAL “REALIZING THE DREAM ART WALK”

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Stillman College is hosting the third annual “Realizing the Dream Art Walk” from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18.

The free event is co-sponsored by Jack & Jill of Tuscaloosa and the Tuscaloosa Chapter of the Stillman College Alumni Association and will take place in the Houston H. Harte Center on the Stillman campus.

Attendees can meet featured artist <a href=”http://www.synthiasaintjames.com/”>Synthia Saint James</a>, an American visual artist, author, keynote speaker, and educator who is best known for the hardcover edition of Terry Mcmillan’s book “Waiting to Exhale” and for designing the first Kwanzaa Stamp for the United States Postal Service in 1997.

Along with Saint James, artist Frank Frazier will be on hand with signed prints of his work.

The Art Walk also will include historic, local civil rights memorabilia on loan from Howard Linton’s Barber Shop on T.Y. Rogers Ave.

The Stillman College Choir will perform “Music of the Movement” featuring “A Letter from a Birmingham Jail” immediately after the Art Walk in the Wynn Humanities and Fine Arts Center.

Both events are free and open to the public.

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