Kevin Corrigan
Director of the Emory University Graduate Institute of the Liberal Arts
Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Interdisciplinary Humanities
Ph.D., Classics and Philosophy, Dalhousie,1980

404-727-6460 (office)
404-727-2370 (fax)

Research interests:

  • Classics
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Religion
  • Patristics
  • Literature

Publications and Projects:

Reason, Faith and Otherness in Neoplatonic and Early Christian Thought, Ashgate, UK, 2013

Gnosticism, Platonism and the Late Ancient World: Essays in Honour of John D. Turner, Edited by Kevin Corrigan and Tuomas Rasimus, in collaboration with Dylan Burnd, Lance Jenott and Zeke Mazur. Nag Hammadi and Manichaean Studies. Leiden: Brill, 2013

Religion and Philosophy in the Platonic and Neoplatonic traditions: from Antiquity to the Early Medieval Period (Pagan, Jewish, Christian, Islamic, and Comparative Eastern Perspectives), edited with John D. Turner and Peter Wakefield, Akademia Verlag 2012.

Plato's Parmenides and its heritage, Volume I: History and Interpretation from the Old Academy to Later Platonism and Gnosticism; Volume II: Reception in Patristic, Gnostic, and Christian Neoplatonic Text, SBL Press: Atlanta, 2010 (Leiden: Brill, 2011)

Evagrius and Gregory: Mind, Soul, and Body in the 4th Century (Ashgate Press, UK, 2009)

Current Courses:

  • Graduate Level Courses:
    • Neoplatonism 

    • Research Design
  • Undergraduate Level Courses:
    • Dostoevsky in Translation 

Work in Progress:

Commentary, text, translation for two works (treatises 31 and 32) of Plotinus for Les Belles Lettres, Paris (collaboration with a team of scholars); commentary on treatise 39 of Plotinus (on the Free Will of the One) for Parmenides Press; book on ecology and Neoplatonism.