Latest News/Press in The Black Latina Movement!

March 2014-

New webseries “The Colors of Love has begun…check out Episode 1!

Learn more about the show in the Productions/Projects tab.

February 2014-

Hear what the actors that play Angela Brown and Jeffrey Blackman in our newest series “The Colors of Love” have to say about playing their characters and being apart of the series.

January 2014-

The Colors of Love series is finally premiering! Check out the extended trailer of our NEW series!

Learn more about the show in the Productions/Projects tab.

October 2013-

CEO/Founder Crystal S. Roman joins panel at Bryn Mawr College!

September 2013-

Black Latina the Play is back for a second run this year September 4th-8th!

With special Q and A Host:

Maria V. Luna - Humanities instructor at Kean University, NJIT, Essex County College and Berkeley College/Associate editor for Latin Trends Magazine
Paola Gonzalez - Bachelor’s in Marketing Communications and Event Planning from L.I.M. College in New York City.
Tania Molina - Senior Treasury Analyst under structured credit at The Bank of New York Mellon/holds a Master’s of Science in Business Economics.
J.F. Seary - Nuyorican poet and actor who has performed at the Nuyorican Poets Café, the Bowery Poetry Club, and Le Poisson Rouge.

July 2013-

Black Latina the play interview with the Air it Out Show

June 2013-

Black Latina Movement is proud to be apart of the first EVER Afro-Latino Festival in NYC!

May 2013-

BronxNet’s “Open”, Black Latina the play interview with Host Rhina Valentin–featured-interviews/black-latina

March 2013-

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February 2013-

The CEO/Founder Crystal S. Roman was a special guest at “A Writers Talk” for the Latino Authors & Writers Society

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Another review in for Black Latina the Play
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January 2013-

Black Latina the Play was featured in Latin Trends Magazine

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Check out our review from the Infinite Body Blog

December 2012-

Black Latina the Play is Back!

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November 2012-

Round 2 of our workshop series “Survival Guide for Girls” November 17th 1-2:30pm in NYC at La Casa Azul Bookstore. If you or someone you know is between the ages of 18-22 years old and are interested in attending please email us at-
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We are collaborating with educator Maria Luna to conduct a workshop series called “Survival Guide for Girls” November 10th 1-2:30pm in NYC at La Casa Azul Bookstore. If you or someone you know is between the ages of 13-17 yrs old and are interested in attending please email us at-  Click Here to download the flyer.

October 2012-

On October 20th our film “Memoirs of a Black Latina” was screened at the “Consortium of Afro Latino Communities” in Baltimore Maryland’s Morgan State University. Our CEO/Founder took part in a Q and A and was also a guest panelist.

September 2012 -

On September 29, 2012 we teamed up with Chris Kazi Rolle’s Together Apart for “Straight Talk, No Chaser”. All Male Panel, All Female Audience! For a REAL conversation about what’s on the minds of men! We performed a scene from our hit show “The Colors of Love”.

Catch the September 27th 2012 interview with CEO/Founder Crystal S. Roman and President Apryl Lopez on New Orleans Wake Up

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July 2012-

BLM has made a quarterly commitment this year to begin further philanthropy work and address issues and causes that affect our communities. For the 2nd quarter CEO/Founder Crystal S. Roman teamed up with Plus Size Model and Northeast Autism Speaks Spokesperson Christina Mendez at the Autism Speaks Walk in NYC. Check out the walk and interview with Christina.

June 2012-

We hit the streets of our very own NYC for the 1st video campaign asking… “What is a Black Latina”

May 2012-

Catch CEO/Founder in another installment of Dash Harris’s Negro Doc-Series entitled- Negro: Colorism and “Mejorando La Raza”

January 2012-

The Ladies of the Movement partook in a 2 part interviewed by Writer Maria Luna of Delen Arts “a Global Workshop for Culture, Arts & Letters”

Part 1-

Part 2-

October 2011 -

Memoirs of a Black Latina”  the movements very first film aired on Black Music America Comcast channels 14 & 937 in Minneapolis St.Paul. Saturday October 15th and Sunday October 16th.







August 2011 -

The Black Latina Movement was invited to speak and give a screening of the film “Memoirs of a Black Latina” at The Pan African Womens Action Summit this August! CHECK OUT  CRYSTAL S. ROMAN’S SPEECH HERE!

2011 PAWAS Thursday Afternoon Plenary from African Women’s Devt Fund USA on Vimeo.

PAWAS, organized by PAWPNet, is a bi-annual convening of diverse black diaspora women and their supporters designed to strengthen the Pan-African Philanthropy Movement’s networks, innovation and capacity to address the challenging issues facing our communities worldwide. Below are the highlights of the Summit and the different events we are scheduled for: August 10th from 3-6 PM:  Beyond Us and Them:  A Pan-African Women’s Film Festival Preview and Dialogue “Memoirs of a Black Latina” will be featured followed by a  Q&A August 11th from 5-5:30 PM Closing Keynote Speech by Crystal Roman about how Afro/Black Latina/os and other Pan-African groups can identity and build upon common interests August 12th from 10-11:30 AM Meet the Filmmaker Dialogue where Summit participants will ask questions about the film August 13th from 3-4:30 Apryl Lopez as a panelist in 21st Century Black Beauty. Issues, Images and Success Strategies. Facilitated by invited moderator Dr. Rose Brewer, you will be joined by an African and African-American beauty/entertainment industry representatives Anika Robbins and Pepe Wonosikou to share your perspectives on this important topic.

June 2011 -

The Black Latina Movement featured interview in newspaper article for the Hispanic Hawaii News, June issue, page 2 and continued on pg 26

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