Kerill N. O'Neill

Julian D. Taylor 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
  • Classical Reception
  • Neolithic and Bronze Age archaeology
  • Material Culture
  • Mythology

Courses Currently Teaching

CourseCourse Title
CL138 AHeroes of the World
CL244 AMyth and Archaeology

Professional Information

Founding Director of the Center for the Arts and Humanities

Current Research


Kerill O'Neill, the Julian D. Taylor 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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