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James D. Miller

Associate Professor

Degrees:B.A. (East Anglia), Ph.D. (Emory)
Phone:613-520-2600 x 8032
Office:455 Paterson Hall

Research Interests

  • Slavery and Abolition in the United States and the Atlantic World
  • Experiences and Representations of Insanity and Asylum Life

Select Publications

In progress. With Mary Margaret Johnston-Miller. Out of Alabama: The Cautionary Tale of Harrison Ellis and the American Colonization of Liberia. Forthcoming from University of Virginia Press, 2014.

“2012 in Review for the United States of America,” Annual Register (Bethesda, MD: Keesing’s Worldwide, 2013).

With Mary Margaret Johnston-Miller. “Insider Art: The Asylum Drawings of John Gilmour.” Raw Vision 80 (November, 2013).

South by Southwest: planter emigration and identity in the slave south. (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2002).

A centennial history of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (Decatur, GA: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, 1998).