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Carl Augustus Huffman

Carl Augustus Huffman, American classicist, educator. Fellow National Endowment of the Humanities, 1983-1984, Howard Foundation, 1989-1990, John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, since 1995; Bye fellow Robinson College, Cambridge, England, 1983-1984. Member American Philological Society.


  • Huffman, Carl Augustus was born on December 27, 1951 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Edward William Dixon and Carlita (Swenson) Huffman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor summa cum laude, University Colorado, 1974. Master of Arts, University Colorado, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1981.


    • Professor classics DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, since 1981, chair department classics, since 1991.


    • Author: Philolaus of Croton, 1993. Contributor articles to World Book Encyclopedia, Oxford Classical Dictionary, scholarly publications.


    Member American Philological Society.


    • Married Martha Marple Rainbolt, December 28, 1986. Children: David, Peter, John.
    • father: Edward William Dixon Huffman
    • mother: Carlita (Swenson) Huffman
    • spouse: Martha Marple Rainbolt
    • children: David Huffman
    • Peter Huffman
    • John Huffman
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    Born December 27, 1951
    (age 65)
    • 1974
      University Colorado
    • 1976
      University Colorado
    • 1981
      University Texas
    • 1981
      Professor, classics DePauw University
      Greencastle, Indiana, United States
    • 1991
      Professor, classics DePauw University