Category Archives: Mystics and Magical realism of Philadelphia

Also aka as the “Monks of the Wissahickon”

Interview with a Playwright and teacher: John T. Dalessandro


(Ricardo Ben-Safed ) As soon as I met John D’Alessandro at the weekly Coffee Club, I wanted to interview him. He’s a retired High School English and Drama teacher who also went to Merton College, Oxford and earned a PhD.¬†and … Continue reading

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