Jonathan Alexandratos


Jonathan Alexandratos is a playwright living in New York City. He is a professor at Plaza College and Queensborough Community College, and is a co-founder of the non-profit playwrights’ lab Playsmiths.


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What One Heckler Told Me About Feminism and Action Figures

Of course, this heckler could have been anyone. He could have been someone who randomly wandered into a panel. He could have been an ... [ more ]

Of course, this heckler could have been anyone. He could have been someone who ... [ more ]

Of course, this heckler could have been anyone. He could have been someone who randomly wandered into a panel. ... [ more ]

This Ukrainian Life: Igort Translates Conflict into Comics

Igort’s graphic novel The Ukrainian and Russian Notebooks: Life and Death under Soviet Rule originally emerged in 2010, but has only just now been ... [ more ]

Igort’s graphic novel The Ukrainian and Russian Notebooks: Life and Death under Soviet Rule ... [ more ]

Igort’s graphic novel The Ukrainian and Russian Notebooks: Life and Death under Soviet Rule originally emerged in 2010, but ... [ more ]

The new Ghostbusters action figures are revolutionizing toy store shelves

Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters has done what no other movie – definitely no other movie in recent memory – could do: generate a wave of ... [ more ]

Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters has done what no other movie – definitely no other movie ... [ more ]

Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters has done what no other movie – definitely no other movie in recent memory – could ... [ more ]

#wheresrey Asks An All-Too-Familiar Question

To riff on a fairly popular History Channel meme: I’m not saying the reason for Rey’s omission from the Millennium Falcon playset is ... [ more ]

To riff on a fairly popular History Channel meme: I’m not saying the ... [ more ]

To riff on a fairly popular History Channel meme: I’m not saying the reason for Rey’s omission from ... [ more ]

Theatre: Who Got the Spoils That Night?

We often trace misogyny and sexism in far-reaching media like books and movies, but more short-range events like plays can, unfortunately, fly stealth under ... [ more ]

We often trace misogyny and sexism in far-reaching media like books and movies, but ... [ more ]

We often trace misogyny and sexism in far-reaching media like books and movies, but more short-range events like plays ... [ more ]

Masculine Style: What Cowboy Masculinity Tells Us About Our Material Selves

by Jonathan Alexandratos A quick search on a particular, massive online bookselling site yields numerous texts that discuss cowboy masculinity. Some do it by ... [ more ]

by Jonathan Alexandratos A quick search on a particular, massive online bookselling site yields ... [ more ]

by Jonathan Alexandratos A quick search on a particular, massive online bookselling site yields numerous texts that discuss cowboy ... [ more ]