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Sam Flores

Assistant Professor

Address: Randolph Hall 306C
Phone: 843.953.1998


Ph.D., Ohio State University, 2013

M.A., Ohio State University, 2008

B.A., John Carroll University, 2007

Research Interests

Ancient Philosophy, especially Plato; Greek Political Thought; Greek History and Historiography; Slavery in the Ancient World.

Courses Taught

Ancient Greek (GREK) at all levels

Latin (LATN) at all levels        

Classics in translation (CLAS): "Slavery in Greece and Rome," “Greek Civilization,” "Classical Mythology," “Comedy," "Reading and Writing the Peloponnesian War" (senior research seminar)


2018. “The Development of Critias in Plato’s Dialogues.” Classical Philology 113.2 (April 2018)

2018. Review of D. Stuttard, Nemesis: Alcibiades and the Fall of Athens (Harvard UP, 2018), Bryn Mawr Classical Review (

2017. Review of J. Sallis, The Figure of Nature: On Greek Origins (Indianapolis UP, 2016), Bryn Mawr Classical Review (