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Glenn Warren Most

Glenn Warren Most, American classics professor. Recipient Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz prize, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, 1994-1999; Mellon fellow, American Academy in Rome, 1982, fellow Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin, 1988-1998. Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences; member American Philological Association, Mommsen Gesellschaft, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Most, Glenn Warren was born on June 12, 1952 in Miami, Florida, United States. Son of William and Sylvia (Nussbaum) Most.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Harvard University, 1972. Master of Philosophy, Yale University, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1980.

      Doctor of Philosophy, Tübingen University, 1980.

    Career

    • Andrew W. Mellon assistant professor classics Princeton University, 1980—1985. Professor classics University Siena, Italy, 1985—1986. Associate professor classics University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1986-1987.

      Professor classics University Innsbruck, Austria, 1987-1991, University Heidelberg, Germany, 1991—2001. Professor social thought University Chicago, since 1996. Professor Ordinario di Filologia Greca Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy, since 2001.

      Visiting fellow University Michigan Institute Humanities, 1993. Visiting professor Collège de France, 2003, Université Paris 4-Sorbonne, 2006. Lurcie visiting professor University Chicago, 1996.

    Works

    • Doubting Thomas
    • About the disciple known as Doubting Thomas, everyone knows at least this much: he stuck his finger into the risen Jesus' wounds.
    • Author: The Measures of Praise, 1985, Doubting Thomas, 2005. Co-editor: The Poetics of Murder, 1983, Field Artillery Wolf - Prolegomena to Homer, 1985, Theophraste, Metaphysique, 1993.

    Membership

    Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences. Member American Philological Association, Mommsen Gesellschaft, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Angela Citernesi, December 9, 1989. Children: Corinna Angelica, Miranda Angelica.
    • father: William Most
    • mother: Sylvia (Nussbaum) Most
    • spouse: Angela Citernesi
    • children: Corinna Angelica Most
    • Miranda Angelica Most
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    Born June 12, 1952
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Harvard University
    • 1978
      Yale University
    • 1980
      Yale University
    • 1980
      Tübingen University
    • 1980 - 1985
      Andrew W. Mellon assistant, professor classics Princeton University
    • 1985 - 1986
      professor, classics University Siena
      Italy
    • 1986 - 1987
      associate, professor classics University Michigan
      Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
    • 1987 - 1991
      professor, classics University Innsbruck
      Austria
    • 1991 - 2001
      professor, classics University Innsbruck
      Germany
    • 1996
      professor, social thought University Chicago
    • 2001
      professor, Ordinario di Filologia Greca Scuola Normale Superiore
      Pisa, Toscana, Italy
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