Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Visit Dr. Garner's home page for more information: https://sites.google.com/view/johnvgarner/.
Dr. Garner’s teaching and research interests range from ancient Greek philosophy to the history of metaphysics, philosophy of religion, continental philosophy, and critical theory broadly. He also translates French philosophy and co-organizes the Georgia Ancient Philosophy Seminar [link], which is an annual discussion seminar open to both academics and non-academics. His book, The Emerging Good in Plato's Philebus [link], appeared in 2017 with Northwestern University Press and has been reviewed positively. His essays, book reviews, and translations have appeared in Ancient Philosophy; Bryn Mawr Classical Review; Continental Philosophy Review; Epoché; Existenz; Idealistic Studies; Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology; and META.
Education / Degrees
- B.A., Religion, Florida State University (Honors Program), 2005
- M.A., Philosophy, Villanova University, 2009
- Ph.D., Philosophy, Villanova University, 2014