Jeffrey A Miller

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Assistant Professor, English

Dickson Hall 356
973 655-7412
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A.B.:Princeton University
D.Phil.:University of Oxford
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British and other European literature, history, and theology from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment; literary theory, especially with respect to theories of formalism, historicism, and aestheticism; the history of scholarship and of ideas; the history of reading and the history of the book. Recent publications include: "Milton, Zanchius, and the Rhetoric of Belated Reading", Milton Quarterly 47.4 (Dec. 2013), 199-219; “Milton and the Conformable Puritanism of Richard Stock and Thomas Young”, in Edward Jones (ed.), Young Milton: The Emerging Author, 1620-1642 (Oxford University Press, 2013), 72-103; and “Reconstructing Milton’s Lost Index Theologicus: The Genesis and Usage of an Anti-Bellarmine, Theological Commonplace Book”, Milton Studies 52 (2011), 187-219. Currently at work on a monograph provisionally entitled "Signifying Shadows: Milton, Prefigurative History, and the Writer's Mind at Work".

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  • Monday 3:15 pm - 4:45 pm
  • Tuesday 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Tuesday 7:45 pm - 8:15 pm
  • Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:30 am


  • Monday 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Tuesday 7:45 pm - 8:15 pm
  • Wednesday 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm