Read “Being Cruised” and my article on Brian Jordan Alvarez, “Going for Gold,” new this past week in the LARB!

BURNING TIME, an exhibition and reading at the 1888 Center in Orange — Oct. 2, 2018, 6.30. Part of the LA LAMBDA LIT FESTIVAL!

Creep is a Lammy finalist!  Read all about it here:

Hear Jonathan discuss his new book, Creep: A Life, a Theory, an Apology on the LARB Radio Hour.


Connect with Jonathan by email at profjalexander at gmail dot com or on Facebook

View Jonathan's faculty profile at UC, Irvine.

Check out his entry on Wikipedia.  

Read Jonathan's reviews and essays for LARB.


Jonathan Alexander is a writer, literacy scholar, and cultural critic. He is Chancellor's Professor of English and Informatics at the University of California, Irvine, where he serves as the Founding Director of the Center for Excellence in Writing & Communication.  He is also the YA editor and a frequent contributor for the Los Angeles Review of Books.