Donnell Alexander

Donnell Alexander

I am a storyteller and editor.

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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Can This Millennial Mayor Turn Compton Into L.A.’s Next Hot Neighborhood?

I’d come to Compton to talk to its mayor about what’s going on in this old city with a young population and an outdated reputation for all manner of blackness.

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Forced Team Sale Could Net Donald Sterling Close to $1 Billion

"You look at David Stern. What did he ever do about this guy?"