Professor McCoy joined the tenure-track faculty in 2003-04 after teaching here for several years as an adjunct, following a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship in the Core Curriculum Program at Boston University.
Wounded Heroes: Vulnerability as a Virtue in Greek Tragedy and Philosophy
(Oxford University Press, 2013).
Plato on the Rhetoric of Philosophers and Sophists
(Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008).
“Freedom and Responsibility in the Myth of Er,” Ideas y Valores special issue
(Plato and Socratic Politics) 61 (149), September 2012.
Encyclopedia articles on “Rhetoric” and “Sophists” for Continuum Companion to Plato
(ed G. Press), Continuum Press, 2012.
"Alcidamas, Isocrates, and Plato on speech, writing, and philosophical rhetoric" Ancient Philosophy 29 (2), spring 2009.