Thornton, Bruce S.
THORNTON, Bruce S.
THORNTON, Bruce S. American, b. 1953. Genres: Classics, Humanities. Career: California State University, Fresno, lecturer, 1977-78, 1982-89, assistant professor, 1989-91, associate professor, 1991-96, professor of classics and humanities, 1996-. Kings River Community College, lecturer, 1983-85. Publications: Eros the Killer: The Myth of Ancient Greek Sexuality, 1997; Plagues of the Mind: The New Epidemic of False Knowledge, 1999; Humanities Handbook, 2000; Greek Ways: How the Greeks Created Western Civilization, 2000; (with V.D. Hanson and J. Heath) The Bonfire of the Humanities, 2001; Searching for Joaquin: Myth, Murieta, and History in California, 2002; A Student's Guide to the Classics, 2003. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Address: Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, California State University, 2320 E San Ramon Ave, Fresno, CA 93740, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]