Professor Emeritus John Malcolm passes away

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Professor John F. Malcolm passed away peacefully on September 10, 2023, in his home in Davis, California, at the age of 92.  Originally from Canada, he spent most of his academic career in the Philosophy Department at the University of California, Davis.  There, until he retired in 1994, he was central to its program in Ancient Philosophy.  He is remembered for his brilliance, his love of classical scholarship, his old-school, exacting professorial standards, his generosity, and his highly unconventional sense of humor.  

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