Suzanne Ethelwyn McCarthy, 1955-2015

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Suzanne Ethelwyn McCarthy, 1955-2015

Post by cwconrad » June 16th, 2015, 1:18 pm

Several B-Greekers may have been familiar with Suzanne McCarthy's varied body of posts on blogs, most recently in BLT (Bible, Literature, and Translation). She was a specialist in Biblical versions -- especially old versions and illuminated manuscripts -- and in gender issues in Biblical translation from both Greek and Hebrew. I've had occasion several times to call attention to some post of hers that has seemed to me illuminating. It is sad to learn today that she has succumbed to a long sruggle with breast cancer. Obit: http://mountpleasantgroup.permavita.com ... html?s=110
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οὔτοι ἀπ’ ἀρχῆς πάντα θεοὶ θνητοῖς ὑπέδειξαν,
ἀλλὰ χρόνῳ ζητέοντες ἐφευρίσκουσιν ἄμεινον. (Xenophanes, Fragment 16)

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Re: Suzanne Ethelwyn McCarthy, 1955-2015

Post by MAubrey » June 17th, 2015, 7:47 am

Thank you, Carl. I had not seen this. Suzanna was a good friend.
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Re: Suzanne Ethelwyn McCarthy, 1955-2015

Post by cwconrad » June 20th, 2015, 5:39 am

There's a nice tribute at the BLT blog, where many of Suzanne's posts appeared in recent years: http://bltnotjustasandwich.com/2015/06/ ... 1955-2015/
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οὔτοι ἀπ’ ἀρχῆς πάντα θεοὶ θνητοῖς ὑπέδειξαν,
ἀλλὰ χρόνῳ ζητέοντες ἐφευρίσκουσιν ἄμεινον. (Xenophanes, Fragment 16)

Carl W. Conrad
Department of Classics, Washington University (Retired)

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