Kerill N. O'Neill

Julian D. Taylor Associate Professor of Classics

Box 4161

Phone: 207-859-4161
Fax: 207-859-4705
Mailing Address:
4161 Mayflower Hill
Waterville, Maine 04901-8841
O'Neill, Kerill N.


Ph.D. Cornell University
B.A. Trinity College, Dublin

Areas of Expertise

  • Latin Love Poetry
  • Ancient Magic
  • Mythology
  • Neolithic and Bronze Age archaeology

Courses Currently Teaching

CourseCourse Title
CL138 AHeroes of the World
LT131 AIntroduction to Latin Literature
LT297 ASeneca's Medea

Current Research

Field Director of the Mitrou Archaeological Project (MAP), a multi-year excavation project run in co-operation with the University of Tennessee and the Greek Archaeological Service.


Kerill O'Neill, the Julian D. Taylor Asociate Professor of Classics, is author of articles in the American Journal of Philology, Phoenix, Hermathena, Hesperia, the Journal of Classical and Modern Languages, Mnemosyne, the Classical Journal, and Amphora. He is currently working on a book manuscript entitled "Songs of the Magic Muse: Erotic Magic and the Discourse of Latin Love Elegy."


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