Quotes by Bernard Knox

About Bernard Knox:

Bernard MacGregor Walker Knox was an English classicist, author, and critic who became an American citizen. He was the first director of the Center for Hellenic Studies. In 1992 the National Endowment for the Humanities selected Knox for the Jefferson Lecture, the U.S. federal government's highest honor for achievement in the humanities.

Author Bio

  • NameBernard Knox
  • DescriptionBritish classical scholar
  • BornNovember 24, 1914
  • DiedJuly 22, 2010
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionClassical Philologist
  • AwardsGuggenheim Fellowship; National Humanities Medal