Senior Advisor to the Provost for Faculty and Edytha Macy Gross Professor of Humanities
European Cultural Studies
German, Russian, and Asian Languages and Literature
History of Ideas
The novel in Russia and Europe of the nineteenth century. The short story in Russia. The literature of childhood.
Professor Miller teaches and studies the fiction of writers in the nineteenth century. Her particular interest is in the novel, especially the novels of Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Dickens.
Columbia University, Ph.D.
Columbia University, M.Phil.
Columbia University, M.A.
Swarthmore College, B.A.
Awards and Honors
Special Award for an edition of a "lost" book, American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages (Tolstoy and the Genesis of War and Peace) (1999)
Vice President, International Dostoevsky Association (1994 - 2002)
American Council of Learned Societies Grant-in-Aid (1978)
Whiting Dissertation Fellowship (1973 - 1974)
Columbia University Honorary President's Fellow (1971 - 1974)
|COML||185a||Dickens and Dostoevsky|
|COML/ENG||140b||Children's Literature and Constructions of Childhood|
|RECS||130a||The Russian Novel|
|RECS||135a||The Short Story in Russia|
|RECS||147b||Tolstoy: Freedom, Chance, and Necessity|
|RECS/THA||166a||Chekhov's Stories on Stage|