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classics educator

James Michael May, American classics educator. National Endowment of the Humanities fellow, 1983-1984. Chairman budget and finance committee Northfield United Way, 1983—1984; Member of American Philosophical Association (Excellence Teaching award 1986), Classical Association Middle West and South (executive committee 1981-1985), M. Philological Association, Classical Association Minnesota (president 1984-1986).

Background

May, James Michael was born on September 2, 1951 in Youngstown, Ohio, United States. Son of John Lawrence and Ann (Pavlik) May.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Kent State University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1977.

Career

Instructor, assistant professor to associate professor classics St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota, since 1977.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Ethos: A Study in Ciceronian Oratory, Trials of Characther: The Eloquence of Ciceronian Ethos. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chairman budget and finance committee Northfield United Way, 1983—1984. Member of American Philosophical Association (Excellence Teaching award 1986), Classical Association Middle West and South (executive committee 1981-1985), M. Philological Association, Classical Association Minnesota (president 1984-1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Harpsichord, handball.

Connections

Married Donna M. Fialko, July 20, 1974. Children: Joseph Alexander, Michael Joseph.

father:
John Lawrence May

mother:
Ann (Pavlik) May

spouse:
Donna M. Fialko

child:
Joseph Alexander May

child:
Michael Joseph May