Professor Shorey in 1909
August 3, 1857|
|Died||April 24, 1934
He was born at Davenport, Iowa. After graduating from Harvard in 1878, he studied in Europe at Leipzig, Bonn, Athens, and Munich (Ph.D., 1884). He was a professor at several institutions from 1885 onward. Professor Shorey served at Bryn Mawr College (1885–92), then principally at the University of Chicago. In 1901-02 he was professor in the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Greece, and in 1913-14 he was Roosevelt professor in the University of Berlin. Professor Shorey was made a member of the National Institute of Arts and Letters. From 1908 he was managing editor of Classical Philology.
- De Platonis Idearum Doctrina, Theodor Askermann, 1884.
- The Assault on Humanism, Atlantic Monthly Company, 1917.
- The Unity of Plato's Thought, The University of Chicago Press, 1903.
- Sophocles, Harvard University Press, 1931.
- What Plato Said, The University of Chicago Press, 1933.
- Platonism, Ancient and Modern, University of California Press, 1938.
- Selected Papers, 2 Vol., Garland Pub., 1980.
- The Roosevelt Lectures of Paul Shorey: (1913 - 1914), G. Olms Verlag, 1995.
- "Herodotus." In The New International Encyclopædia, Vol. X, Dodd, Mead & Company, 1906.
- "Homer." In The New International Encyclopædia, Vol. X, Dodd, Mead & Company, 1906.
- "Pindar." In The New International Encyclopædia, Vol. XVI, Dodd, Mead & Company, 1906.
- "Plato." In The New International Encyclopædia, Vol. XVI, Dodd, Mead & Company, 1906.
- Marion Mills Miller, ed., The Classics, Greek and Latim, with and Introduction by Paul Shorey, Vincent Park and Company, 1909.
- An edition of Horace's Odes and Epodes (1898; revised, with Laing, 1910)
- The Republic, with an English translation by Paul Shorey, William Heinemann, 1935.
Shorey House, in Pierce Tower at the University of Chicago, is named in his honor.
- "Paul Shorey 1857–1934." Classical Philology 29, no. 3 (Jul., 1934): 185-188.
- University of Chicago
- Bonner, Robert J. (1934). "Paul Shorey," The Classical Journal, Vol. 29, No. 9.
- Norlin, George (1934). "Paul Shorey-The Teacher," Classical Philology, Vol. 29, No. 3.
- Putnam, Emily James (1938). "Paul Shorey," The Atlantic Monthly, June 1938.
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- Paul Shorey Letters at Newberry Library