Cover Photo: Monte Verità / Wikimedia
Monte Verità / Wikimedia

Mountain of Truth: A Utopian Colony in Switzerland

The history of a counterculture colony that welcomed anarchists, nudists, exiled poets, and unconventional loners.

Dove e l’Albergo?A destra,

Mountain of Truth: The Counterculture Begins, Ascona, 1900-1920.

Mountain of Truth,


Mountain of Truth

Gary Singh was recently a Steinbeck Fellow in Creative Writing at San Jose State University. As a scribe, he's published over 1000 works including newspaper columns, travel essays, art and music criticism, profiles, business journalism, lifestyle articles, poetry and short fiction. He is the author of The San Jose Earthquakes: A Seismic Soccer Legacy (2015, The History Press).