Archpriest Alexander Schmemann

Alexander Dmitrievich Schmemann (1921-1983) was born in Estonia, raised and educated in France. He spent most of his working life in the United States as an Orthodox priest, educator, author and radio broadcaster, serving as Dean of St Vladimir's Seminary in Yonkers, New York from 1962 until his death in 1983. All of his many books remain in print both in English, Russian and other languages.