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writer , poet

Anna Johnson-D'Alessio, Italian writer, poet. Member of Academy American Poets, Academy American Poets, National Women's HIstory Museum, Wayne State University Alumni Association, Detroit Institute Arts, Famous Poet Society (award since 1990, trophy of excellence 2002), International Society Poetry (award since 1989, Poet of Merit award 2003, Bronze Commemorative award medallion 2002).

Background

Johnson-D'Alessio, Anna was born on June 19, 1959 in Villa Littoria, Italy. Arrived in Canada, 1964. Daughter of Frank and Rosa D'Alessio.

Education

Student, St. Clair College, 1980—1981. Student, International Corresponding School, 1984. Student, Lifetime Career Schools, 1986.

Student, National Education Corporation, 1990—1991.

Career

Waitress, hostess, cashier La Cusine Restaurant, Windsor, 1979—1982. Hostess Viscount Hotel, Canada, 1982—1983. Sales agent Jacobson's, Grosse Pointe, Michigan, 1989—1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (anthology) Be Content, Poet Speaks Out. Contributor poems to literature publications. Recording artists: Civil Defense You Don't Really Know.

Membership

Member of Academy American Poets, Academy American Poets, National Women's HIstory Museum, Wayne State University Alumni Association, Detroit Institute Arts, Famous Poet Society (award since 1990, trophy of excellence 2002), International Society Poetry (award since 1989, Poet of Merit award 2003, Bronze Commemorative award medallion 2002).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Interior decorating, crafts, knitting, dance, music.

Connections

Married Robert Johnson, June 29, 1985.

father:
Frank D'Alessio

mother:
Rosa D'Alessio

spouse:
Robert Johnson