Colish, Marcia L(illian)

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COLISH, Marcia L(illian)

COLISH, Marcia L(illian). American, b. 1937. Genres: History, Philosophy. Career: Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, instructor in history, 1962-63; Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH, instructor, 1963-65, assistant professor, 1965-69, associate professor, 1969-75, professor, 1975-2001, Frederick B. Artz Professor of History, 1985-2001, department head, 1973-74, 1978-81, 1985-86. NEH Fellow, 1968-69, 1986-87; Institute for Advanced Studies, member, 1986-87; University of Wisconsin, Institute for Research in the Humanities, fellow, 1974-75; Guggenheim Fellow, 1989-90; Woodrow Wilson Center, fellow, 1994-95; Yale University, visiting fellow, 2001-, visiting professor of history and religious studies, 2002-03. Publications: The Mirror of Language: A Study in the Medieval Theory of Knowledge, 1968, rev. ed., 1983; The Stoic Tradition from Antiquity to the Early Middle Ages, Vol. I: Stoicism in Classical Latin Literature, Vol. II: Stoicism in Latin Christian Thought through the Sixth Century, 1985, rev. ed., 1990; Peter Lombard, 2 vols., 1994; Medieval Foundations of the Western Intellectual Tradition, 400-1400, 1997. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Address: 80 Seaview Terrace #29, Guilford, CT 06437, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]