Hartford, Connecticut, United States of America
Areas of Specialization
History of Western Philosophy

I work on what I call Philosophy in the Long Middle Ages - philosophy in the broad Western tradition, including texts written in Greek, Latin, Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, Syriac and the European vernaculars, from c. 200 to c. 1700 (which is not to claim, alas, that I can read all these languages!). Within this area I have special interests in Latin philosophy from c.500 - c.1200 and in the period c. 1500; the complex of questions treated in my Pagans and Philosophers. The problem of paganism from Augustine to Leibniz, Princeton University Press, 2015, which, strangely, isn't listed here - including medieval anthropology and ethnography and relat…

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