Anthony Thomas Grafton (b.1950)

Anthony Thomas Grafton (b.1950) is an incredible scholar.

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1950 – He is born in May.

c.1960 – He is in 6th grade at a public schools in Ridgefield, Connecticut.

c.1966 – He finishes high school at Phillips Academy in Andover, where he won the Catlin Prize in Classics.

1970 – He’s in Phi Beta Kappa with honors in History and in the college.

1971 – He receives his BA in History from the University of Chicago.

1972 – He receives his MA in History from the University of Chicago.

1973 – He begins writing his dissertation on Joseph Scaliger.[6, p.581]

1973-1974 – He is an occasional student at the University College London.

1975 – He receives his PhD in History from the University of Chicago.

1983 – His first book is published.

2004 – His book Bring Out Your Dead: The Past as Revelation is published in October.

2011 – His book The Culture of Correction in Renaissance Europe is published in November.

2013 – His book Henricus Glareanus’s (1488-1563) Chronologia of the Ancient World is published in March.

2016 – His book Canonical Texts and Scholarly Practices: A Global Comparative Approach is published in October.

2018 – His book The West: A New History is published in July.

2019 – His book Forgers and Critics, New Edition: Creativity and Duplicity in Western Scholarship in published in April.

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References:

[1] – https://history.princeton.edu/people/anthony-grafton

[2] – https://www.historians.org/about-aha-and-membership/aha-history-and-archives/presidential-addresses/anthony-grafton/anthony-grafton-biography

[3] – https://web.archive.org/web/20180227115923/https://www.ox.ac.uk/gazette/1995-6/weekly/051095/lecs.htm#61Ref

[4] – https://www.amacad.org/person/anthony-grafton

[5] – https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/humanities/institute-for-history

[6] – GRAFTON, ANTHONY. “SCHOLARSHIP: Close Encounters of the Learned Kind: Joseph Scaliger’s Table Talk.” The American Scholar, vol. 57, no. 4, 1988, pp. 581–588. JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/41211628. Accessed 6 Nov. 2020.

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