Dylan Kenny

Dylan MacMurphy Kenny

Asst Professor

Asst Professor (he/him)

Blegen Library

A&S Classics - 0226

Professional Summary

Dylan Kenny (PhD, UC Berkeley, 2023) is a philologist specializing in Greek literature and philosophy. His current project situates the lyric poet Pindar against the horizon of the intellectual and social transformations of the fifth century BCE.


PhD: UC Berkeley 2023 (Classics)

MPhil: University of Cambridge 2016 (Classics)

MPhil: University of Cambridge 2015 (Early modern history)

BA: Yale University 2013 (Humanities)

Deep Springs College 2010

Positions and Work Experience

2023 - Assistant Professor, Department of Classics, University of Cincinnati,


Peer Reviewed Publications

Dylan Kenny (2019. ) The force of description in Alcaeus fr. 140 V .Mètis, , 17 ,145-157