Religion: Order of Ancient Mysteries (New Age magic, tantrism)
Name: Alex Burgess
Other Names: Alexander "Alex" Burgess
First Appearance: The Sandman (vol. 2) #1 (Jan. 1989): "Sleep of the Just"
Number of Appearances: 6
Note: long imprisoned Dream
In the late 1960s, Alexander had taken over his father's Order and evolved it into a conference center teaching New Age magic and tantric sex.
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