Alexander Woollcott

Alexander Woollcott

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: American

Occupation: Critic, essayist, playwright, editor, actor, raconteur

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

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Source/Notes: On actors and prostitutes, from his column, as republished in Shouts and Murmurs: Echoes of a Thousand and One First Nights (1922), p. 57

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