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James Hutton

educator

James Hutton, British educator. Member of committee Renaissance studies American Council Learned Socs., 1944-1950. Guggenheim fellow, 1958-1959.; Fellow Society for Humanities (honorary); member American Philological Association, Modern Language Association of America, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Hutton, James was born on November 30, 1902 in Airth, Stirlingshire, Scotland. Son of John and Elizabeth (Arthur) Hutton.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1924, A.M., 1925, Doctor of Philosophy., 1927.

Career

Instructor Greek and Latin, Columbia, 1926-1927. Instructor classics Cornell Univercity 1927-1929, assistant professor, 1929-1938, professor, 1938-1961, Kappa Alpha professor, 1961-1973, Kappa Alpha professor emeritus, 1973-1980, department chairman, 1946-1952.

Works

  • Author: The Greek Anthology in Italy, 1935. The Greek Anthology in France and in Latin Writers of The Netherlands, 2d edition., 1967. Also articles. Joint editor: Cornell Studies in Classical Philology.

Membership

Member of committee Renaissance studies American Council Learned Socs., 1944-1950. Guggenheim fellow, 1958-1959. Fellow Society for Humanities (honorary).

Member American Philological Association, Modern Language Association of America, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

father:
John Hutton

mother:
Elizabeth (Arthur) Hutton