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educator , Classicist

John Franklin Hall, American classicist, educator. Summer fellow Vergilian Society of America, Rome, 1983; Faculty Research grantee Brigham Young University, 1983-1993.

Background

Hall, John Franklin was born on April 14, 1951 in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. Son of John F. and Ann B. (Lord) Hall.

Education

Bachelor, Brigham Young University, 1975. Master of Arts, University Pennsylvania, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, 1983.

Career

Instructor classics Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1978-1983, assistant professor classics and ancient history, 1983-1989, associate professor classics and ancient history, 1989-1994, professor classics and ancient history, since 1994, department chair humanities classics and comparative literature, 1992-1996, Eliza R. Snow distinguished university fellow, since 2006. Director Institute for Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts, since 2000.

Works

Membership

Chair Utah County Board Adjustment, Provo, 1990-1993. President Highland Kiwanis Club, Highland, Utah, 1992-1993. Member Classical Association Middle West and South (vice president 1978-1995, executive secretary 1990-1995, national president 1996-1997, national director, board directors 1987-1995, chair various committees, Outstanding State Vice president award 1986), Utah Classical Association (chief officer, president 1985-1988).

Connections

Married Pamela Christine Fillerup, July 17, 1976. Children: John, James, Jefferson.

father:
John F. Hall

mother:
Ann B. (Lord) Hall

spouse:
Pamela Christine Fillerup

child:
John Hall

child:
James Hall

child:
Jefferson Hall