Kidd, I(an) G(ray)

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KIDD, I(an) G(ray)

KIDD, I(an) G(ray). British (born India), b. 1922. Genres: Classics, History, Philosophy. Career: University of St. Andrews, Scotland, lecturer, 1949-65, senior lecturer, 1965-73, professor of ancient philosophy, 1973-76, professor of Greek, 1976-87, professor emeritus, 1987-, provost of St. Leonard's College, 1978-83. Visiting professor at University of Texas at Austin, 1965-66; member of Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ, 1971-72, 1979-80. Chancellor's assessor at University Court, University of St. Andrews, 1989-99. Fellow of the British Academy, 1993. Publications: Posidonius, Vol. I: The Fragments, with Ludwig Edelstein, 1972, 2nd ed., 1989, Vol. II: The Commentary, 1988, Vol. III: The Translation of the Fragments, 1999; (with R. Waterfield) Plutarch, Essays, 1992. Contributor to books. Address: Ladebury, Lade Braes Lane, St. Andrews, Fife KY16 9EP, Scotland. Online address: [email protected]