Donnell Alexander

Donnell Alexander

It was something I said.

Consumers probably know me best for the memoir Ghetto Celebrity (Crown, 2003) and the story of Dock Ellis & the LSD No-No. I also lecture and facilitate. donnellellisalexander@gmail.com

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New York Observer

A Brief History of End Zone Dance | Observer

Homer Jones spiked the ball first. Jimmy Graham and the genius showman Thomas “Hollywood” Henderson gave verticality to end zone festivities. However, it’s the incomparable Billy “White Shoes” Johnson who sits atop my list.

New York Observer

Black Pedestrians Matter

It snowed a bit Saturday, the same day the militias hit the eastern, rural part of my state.