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Derek Duplessie
Ph.D. Student

Instructor

504-865-5347
Newcomb 107

Education

BA: St. John's College, 2011

Biography

Academic Interests:

  • Ancient philosophy
  • Aristophanes
  • Origins of modern philosophy
  • History of political philosophy

Recent Presentations 

  • "Hephaestus' Net: Aristophanes in Plato's Symposium," 2016 American Philosophical Association Meeting (Central Division).
  • "Socrates's Analysis of Comedy in Plato's Philebus," 2016 West Coast Plato Workshop.