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Paul Allen Miller

Title: Carolina Distinguished Professor of Classics and Comparative Literature
Distinguished Guest Professor of English at Ewha Womans University in Seoul
Department: Languages, Literatures and Cultures
College of Arts and Sciences
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Paul Allen Miller is Carolina Distinguished Professor at the University of South Carolina.  He was Vice Provost for International Affairs from 2014 to 2020.  He has held visiting appointments at University of the Ruhr, Paris 13, and Beijing Language and Cultural University.
His teaching and research interests are theory, Latin literature, ancient philosophy, and classical reception. He is editor emeritus of Transactions of the American Philological Association.  He is the author of Lyric Texts and Lyric Consciousness (1994), Latin Erotic Elegy (2002), Subjecting Verses (2004), Latin Verse Satire (2005), Postmodern Spiritual Practices (2007), Plato’s Apology of Socrates (2010) with Charles Platter, A Tibullus Reader (2013), Diotima at the Barricades: French Feminists Read Plato (2015), and Horace (2019). He has edited fifteen volumes of essays and has published or forthcoming more than 100 articles on Latin, Greek, French, and English literature and philosophy. His latest book is Foucault’s Seminars on Antiquity: Learning to Speak the Truth from Bloomsbury (2021).

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