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Alexander Woollcott

Definition of the noun alexander woollcott

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  1. United States drama critic and journalist (1887-1943)


Who is Alexander Woollcott?

Alexander Woollcott: Alexander Humphreys Woollcott was an American critic and commentator for The New Yorker magazine and a member of the Algonquin Round Table.


Alexander Woollcott is a fictional character from the play Act One.


"Alexander Woollcott" is a book by Wayne Chatterton.

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Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature (2003)

by Jay Parini

This much is known: on a summer day in 1919, a press agent named lohn Peter Toohey invited Alexander Woollcott, the drama critic of The New York Times, to lunch at the Algonquin. They were or were not joined by M urdock Pemberton, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Humorists (2016)

by Steven H. Gale

For example, to Alexander Woollcott¬ęs boast, ...

Google previewThe Edward G. Robinson Encyclopedia (2002)

by Robert Beck

And yet Alexander Woollcott, writing in the Times, expanded on that praise, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance: K-Y (2004)

by Cary D. Wintz, Paul Finkelman

The show was widely reviewed in the mainstream press by major critics of the day, including Alexander Woollcott and Heywood Broun. The reviewers particularly praised the dancing in Liza, as well as the general liveliness and fast pace.

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Jazz Age: From the End of World War I to the Great Crash (2015)

From the End of World War I to the Great Crash by James Ciment

sportswriter Heywood Broun; journalist Ruth Hale; Alexander Woollcott, a New Yorker critic who wrote the popular "Shouts and Murmurs" column; journalist and New Yorker founder Harold Ross; composer and music critic Deems Taylor; ...

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There is no such thing in anyone's life as an unimportant day. (Alexander Woollcott)
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