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James Michael May

James Michael May, American classics educator. National Endowment of the Humanities fellow, 1983-1984. Chairman budget and finance committee Northfield United Way, 1983—1984; Member of American Philosophical Association (Excellence Teaching award 1986), Classical Association Middle West and South (executive committee 1981-1985), M. Philological Association, Classical Association Minnesota (president 1984-1986).

Background

  • May, James Michael was born on September 2, 1951 in Youngstown, Ohio, United States. Son of John Lawrence and Ann (Pavlik) May.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Education, Kent State University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1977.

    Career

    • Instructor, assistant professor to associate professor classics St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota, since 1977.

    Works

    • Author: Ethos: A Study in Ciceronian Oratory, Trials of Characther: The Eloquence of Ciceronian Ethos. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Chairman budget and finance committee Northfield United Way, 1983—1984. Member of American Philosophical Association (Excellence Teaching award 1986), Classical Association Middle West and South (executive committee 1981-1985), M. Philological Association, Classical Association Minnesota (president 1984-1986).

    Personality

    Interests

    Harpsichord, handball.

    Connections

    • Married Donna M. Fialko, July 20, 1974. Children: Joseph Alexander, Michael Joseph.
    • father: John Lawrence May
    • mother: Ann (Pavlik) May
    • spouse: Donna M. Fialko
    • children: Joseph Alexander May
    • Michael Joseph May
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    Born September 2, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      Kent State University
    • 1977
      University North Carolina
    • 1977
      Instructor, professor to associate professor classics St. Olaf College
      Northfield, Minnesota, United States
    • 1977
      assistant, professor to associate professor classics St. Olaf College
      Northfield, Minnesota, United States

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