Articles by Alexia Norton Jones

Alexia Norton Jones is the grandchild of W.W. Norton, founder of the publishing house by the same name, and daughter of Clarence Jones, who served for nine years as Martin Luther King, Jr.’s attorney and draft speech writer. Passionate about literature, theater and the creative arts, Alexia’s current projects include a personal memoir entitled The Gods Make Great, as well as a situation comedy teleplay entitled “Over The Top,” loosely based upon her real life adventures as a “biracial heiress with no airs.”

In Memory Of Martin Luther King Jr.: The Providence Of Hope For A New Generation

January 12, 2018

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In Memory Of Martin Luther King Jr.: The Providence Of Hope For A New Generation

“We haven’t learned how to be just and honest and kind and true and loving. And that is the basis of our problem….if we are to go forward today, we’ve got to go back and rediscover some mighty precious values that we’ve left behind.” ~Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., 28 February 1954, Detroit, Mich. Foreword Gene […]