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James Hutton

James Hutton, British educator. Member of committee Renaissance studies American Council Learned Socs., 1944-1950. Guggenheim fellow, 1958-1959.; Fellow Society for Humanities (honorary); member American Philological Association, Modern Language Association of America, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

  • Hutton, James was born on November 30, 1902 in Airth, Stirlingshire, Scotland. Son of John and Elizabeth (Arthur) Hutton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1924, A.M., 1925, Doctor of Philosophy., 1927.

    Career

    • Instructor Greek and Latin, Columbia, 1926-1927. Instructor classics Cornell Univercity 1927-1929, assistant professor, 1929-1938, professor, 1938-1961, Kappa Alpha professor, 1961-1973, Kappa Alpha professor emeritus, 1973-1980, department chairman, 1946-1952.

    Works

    • Author: The Greek Anthology in Italy, 1935. The Greek Anthology in France and in Latin Writers of The Netherlands, 2d edition., 1967. Also articles. Joint editor: Cornell Studies in Classical Philology.

    Membership

    Member of committee Renaissance studies American Council Learned Socs., 1944-1950. Guggenheim fellow, 1958-1959. Fellow Society for Humanities (honorary).

    Member American Philological Association, Modern Language Association of America, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • father: John Hutton
    • mother: Elizabeth (Arthur) Hutton
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    Born November 30, 1902
    Died October 29, 1980
    (aged 77)
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