Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Dr. Garner’s teaching and research interests range from ancient Greek philosophy to the history of metaphysics, philosophy of religion, continental philosophy, and critical theory broadly. He also translates French philosophy and co-organizes the Georgia Ancient Philosophy Seminar (GAPS), which is an annual discussion seminar open to both academics and non-academics. His first book, The Emerging Good in Plato's Philebus, appeared in 2017 with Northwestern University Press. His essays and reviews have also appeared in Idealistic Studies; META: Research in Hermeneutics, Phenomenology, and Practical Philosophy; Society for Ancient Greek Philosophy Newsletter; Ancient Philosophy; Bryn Mawr Classical Review; Continental Philosophy Review; and Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology. For more information, visit: http://johnvgarner.wordpress.com/.
Education / Degrees
- B.A., Religion, Honors Program of the Florida State University, 2005
- Ph.D., Philosophy, Villanova University, 2014