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educator , Classicist

Christopher Patrick Craig, American classicist, educator. Recipient Outstanding Teaching award University Tennessee National Alumni Association, 1986.

Background

Craig, Christopher Patrick was born on January 14, 1952 in Oklahoma City. Son of William Joseph and Nancy (Ryan) Craig.

Education

AB, Oberlin College, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1979.

Career

Instructor classics department, University of California at Los Angeles, 1979-1980;assistant professor classics Department, University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1980-1986;associate professor classics Department, University Tennessee, Knoxville, since 1986. Latin coordinator Tennessee Governor's Academy for Teachers Foreign Langs., Knoxville, 1988, 91-94, consultant Stokely Institute for Liberal Arts Education, Knoxville, 1983-1985.

Achievements

  • Avocations: Italy, public architecture, detective fiction.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Form as Argument in Cicero's Speeches, 1993. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Tennessee Classical Association (president 1985-1987), Vergilian Society of America (trustee 1991-1993, director summer sessions in Naples 1985, 87, 89, 93), American Philological Association, Archeological Institute American, American Society for the History of Rhetoric, International Society for History of Rhetoric, Speech Communications Association, Classical Association Middle West and South (executive committee since 1992, president southern secretary since 1994), American Classical League.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Italy, public architecture, detective fiction.

Connections

Married Ann Elizabeth Robinson, August 21, 1982. Children: Sarah Elizabeth, Carolyn Annual.

father:
William Joseph Craig

mother:
Nancy (Ryan) Craig

spouse:
Ann Elizabeth Robinson

children:
Sarah Elizabeth Craig

Carolyn Annual Craig