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classics educator

Francis David Harvey, British former classics educator. Member London Classical Society (president since 1987), Classical Association (secretary Southwest branch since 1963), Hellenic Society, others.

Background

Harvey, Francis David was born on August 8, 1937 in Bideford, Devon, England. Son of Clarence Victor and Percie Louise (Trethowan) Harvey.

Education

Bachelor, University Oxford, 1960. Master of Arts, University Oxford, 1963.

Career

Assistant lecturer classics, U. Exeter, England, 1962-1965;lecturer classics, U. Exeter, England, 1965-1992;retired, 1992. Junior fellow Center Hellenic Studies, Washington, 1967-1968.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Translator: (with Her Majesty Harvey) Karl Reinhardt: Sophocles, 1979 (Schlegel-Tieck prize 1980), (with Her Majesty Harvey and F. Robertson) Richard Heinze: Virgil's Epic Technique, 1993. Editor: (with P.A. Cartledge) Crux: Essays Presented to G.E.M. de Ste. Croix, 1985, (with J. Wilkins and M. Dobron) Food in Antiquity, 1995.

      Contributor numerous articles and reviews to professional journals.

Membership

Member London Classical Society (president since 1987), Classical Association (secretary Southwest branch since 1963), Hellenic Society, others.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, music, traveling.

Connections

Married Hazel Mary van Rest, September 5, 1964. Children: Francis Edward Victor, Margaret Hazel Louisa.

father:
Clarence Victor Harvey

mother:
Percie Louise (Trethowan) Harvey

spouse:
Hazel Mary van Rest

children:
Francis Edward Victor Harvey

Margaret Hazel Louisa Harvey