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Taso Lagos pens ‘American Zeus,’ biography of theater mogul Alexander Pantages | UW News

May 14, 2018

“American Zeus: The Life of Alexander Pantages, Theater Mogul,” by Taso Lagos, was published by McFarland.
“American Zeus: The Life of Alexander Pantages, Theater Mogul,” by Taso Lagos, was published by McFarland.

Lecturer and Center for West European Studies faculty Taso Lagos is featured in an article “American Zeus: The Life of Alexander Pantages, Theater Mogul” discussing his new book. Pantages, the subject of Lagos’s book, was a vastly successful early 20th century theater owner and entrepreneur in the days of vaudeville and early motion pictures.

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