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Thomas Jerome Sienkewicz

Thomas Jerome Sienkewicz, American classics educator. Member American Philological Association, American Institute Archeology, Illinois Classical Conference (president), Illinois Council Teaching Foreign Languages, Classical Association Middle West and South (state and regional vice president), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Sienkewicz, Thomas Jerome was born on April 29, 1950 in Hoboken, New Jersey, United States. Son of Edmund R. and Maria F. (Liguori) Sienkewicz.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Classics, College Holy Cross, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1971. Master of Arts in Classics, Johns Hopkins University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Classics, Johns Hopkins University, 1975.

    Career

    • Assistant professor classics Howard University, Washington, 1975-1981, associate professor classics, 1981-1984. Visiting associate professor classics Monmouth (Illinois) College, 1984-1985, Minnie Billings Capron professor classics, since 1985. Visiting director Associate Colleges Midwest Programs in Florence, Italy, 1992-1993.

    Works

    • Theories of Myth: An Annotated Bibliography
    • Theories of Myth, a companion to the author's World Mythology: An Annotated Guide to Collections and Anthologies (Scarecrow Press and Salem Press, 1996), has been written to serve the needs of college undergraduates, high school students, and general readers approaching the study of myth for the first time.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member American Philological Association, American Institute Archeology, Illinois Classical Conference (president), Illinois Council Teaching Foreign Languages, Classical Association Middle West and South (state and regional vice president), Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Anne Waterman, June 10, 1972. Children: Marie Kathleen, Julia Alice, Richard Oscar.
    • father: Edmund R. Sienkewicz
    • mother: Maria F. (Liguori) Sienkewicz
    • spouse: Anne Waterman
    • children: Marie Kathleen Sienkewicz
    • Julia Alice Sienkewicz
    • Richard Oscar Sienkewicz
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    Born April 29, 1950
    (age 67)
    Nationality
    • 1971
      College Holy Cross
    • 1973
      Johns Hopkins University
    • 1975
      Johns Hopkins University
    • 1975 - 1981
      Assistant, professor classics Howard University
      Washington, United States