Nov 28, 2017
Top –Selling Transgender Memoir I Rise-The Transformation of Toni Newman Optioned To Film, To Premiere At Prestigious Film Festival
Jul 25, 2017
Heart of a Woman features Angelica Ross, Justin Berti, Rachel Sterling, Isis King, E.P. McKnight and Jason Stuart directed by Keith Holland and Executive Produced by Alton Demore. Heart of a Woman is based off Memoir I Rise by Trans Author Toni Newman.
May 27, 2017
Authors Toni Newman, Victor Yates, Armistead Burks and Craig Stewarts will kick off the LGBTQ Tour of Color at Memphis Tri-State Pride on Saturday, June 17, at the Crown Plaza Memphis Downtown, from 10 am - 1 pm. The moderator will be Victor Yates.
Oct 28, 2016
Heart of a Woman Short Film based off memoir I Rise - The Transformation of Toni Newman has finished shooting and is now in postproduction. Please support the film discussing transgender equality, sexuality and gender.
Sep 12, 2016
Transgender Author and Activist Toni Newman will be at the Literary Soul Symposium in Dallas Texas. She will be discussing her Memoir I Rise-The Transformation of Toni Newman and Heart of a Woman short film based off the memoir.
Sep 09, 2016
Heart of a Woman short film starring Transgender Actresses Angelica Ross and Isis King is in postproduction and completed filming August 26, 2017 at Nvisionate Studios in Burbank, California.
Aug 17, 2016
Memoir "I Rise" by trans author Toni Newman has been turned into a short film called "Heart of a Woman" filming next week and directed by Keith Holland, featuring Angelica Ross, Justin Berti and Rachel Sterling as the 3 lead actors.
Mar 30, 2016
Feature Film Heart of a Woman based off Memoir I Rise Welcomes Executive Producers Ralph Portillo and Jamie Elliott of Hemisphere Entertainment to the team. The Director of the film is Keith Holland and Writer/Executive Producer is Alton Demore.
Nov 13, 2015
Radar Productions Presents Transgender Author Toni Newman reading from her memoir "I Rise - The Transformation of Toni Newman" at the San Francisco Public Library (Latino/Hispanic Room - basement level) on Tuesday, December 8, at 6pm and Hosted by...
Oct 13, 2015
Rising Voices: A Wake Forest LGBTQIA Alumni Conference will begin with a teach-in on Friday, October 23rd, with sessions co-facilitated by WFU alumni and current faculty members. A reception will follow the teach-in.