Daniel Harris-McCoy

Daniel Harris-McCoy

Assistant Professor
Undergraduate Advisor

1890 East-West Rd.
Moore Hall 459
Honolulu, HI 96822

Phone (808) 956-4183
Fax (808) 956-9536
E-mail: harrismc@hawaii.edu


  • B.A., Reed College (Classics)
  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania (Classical Studies)

Honors, Awards & Fellowships

  • Penn Prize for Excellence in Teaching by Graduate Students, UPenn, 2007
  • Dean’s Scholar, School of Arts and Sciences, UPenn, 2006
  • Fulbright Scholar, Banaras Hindu University (Varanasi, India), 2002-2003
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Reed College, 2002

Research Interests

  • Greek and Latin literature, intellectual history, magic and divination

Books Published


  • ‘Artemidorus’ Oneirocritica as Fragmentary Encyclopedia’ in J. König and G. Woolf (eds.) Encyclopaedism from Antiquity to the Renaissance. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (2013): 154-77.
  • “On the Chance”: An Allusion to Vergil’s Aeneid in Kenneth Grahame’s The Wind in the Willows,’ Classical World 106.1 (2012): 91-5.
  • ‘Artemidorus’ Identities in the Preface to the Oneirocritica,’ Classical Journal 106.4 (2011): 423-44.
  • ‘The Metaphors and Meanings of Travel in Artemidorus’ Dream Book,’ New England Classical Journal (May 2009): 83-104.
  • Review of J. König and T. Whitmarsh, eds., Ordering Knowledge in the Roman Empire, Bryn Mawr Classical Review (2008.10.39).

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