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educator , Classicist

Holt N. Parker, Canadian classicist, educator. Recipient Provost's Teaching Improvement award, University Arizona, 1987, Rome Prize, American Academy in Rome, 1996; fellowship, National Endowment of the Humanities, 1990-1991, Foundation grant, Loeb Classical Library., 2005. Member of Screen Actor's Guild, Society for Ancient Medicine, Women's Classical Caucus (life prize 1992, 2006).

Background

Parker, Holt N. was born on November 20, 1956 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Son of Harold Holt and Linda Jean Fly Parker.

Education

Bachelor, Tulane University, Louisiana, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, New Haven, 1986.

Career

Assistant professor University Arizona, Tucson, 1986—1991, University Cincinnati, 1991—1994, associate professor, 1994—2004, professor, since 2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Olympia Morata: The Complete Writings of an Italian Heretic (Josephine Roberts Award (Society for the Study of Early Modern Women), 2004). Translator: Censorinus: The Birthday Book, The Hermaphrodite & Antonio Beccadelli. Co-editor: Ancient Literacies.

      Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Member of Screen Actor's Guild, Society for Ancient Medicine, Women's Classical Caucus (life prize 1992, 2006).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Winebibbing.

Connections

Married Barbara L. Burrell, January 26, 1991.

father:
Harold Holt

mother:
Linda Jean Fly Parker

spouse:
Barbara L. Burrell