New Faculty | 2010

Christopher Miller

Assistant Professor, English

Earned his Ph.D. in English literature from Harvard University. He specializes in the poetry and prose fiction of the long eighteenth century. He is the author of The Invention of Evening: Perception and Time in Romantic Poetry (Cambridge, 2006), a study of the evening poem from Virgil to T.S. Eliot, which focuses on the ways that lyric poetry represent time and temporal process. He has recently completed a new book entitled Surprise: The Poetics of the Unexpected in the Long Eighteenth Century. It investigates the role of surprise as narrative event, allegorical crux, cognitive experience and aesthetic category in the poetry, novels and literary criticism of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Before joining the CSI faculty, Dr. Miller taught English at Yale University for eleven years.



Dolphins Digest »

DOLPHINS DROP FINAL CUNYAC MATCH OF SEASON, 0-3

Oct 19 – The College of Staten Island women’s volleyball team hosted John Jay College in the final CUNYAC match of the season at the CSI Sports & more »




 

  • RT @IwamaKen: I predict this @CSIDolphins @WagnerCollege game @csinews supporting @30000_degrees will be a classic #statenisland #NCAAD3 ht… 4 hours ago retweeted via IwamaKen
  • Join us for a Pulitzer Prize winning Literary Brunch with Tyehimba Jess, for ticket info : https://t.co/k9DmjH88Xp https://t.co/11FvHEaayU 10 hours ago
  • RT @CSIContinuingEd: It's #PurpleThursday at the College of Staten Island @csinews @NYCagainstabuse #DomesticViolenceAwarenessMonth https:/… 10 hours ago retweeted via CSIContinuingEd
  • RT @VPBorrero: Money worries got you down? Attend "How to be a Financial Grownup" & get tips from a finance pro. TONIGHT, 7pm, 1P-Recital… 1 day ago retweeted via VPBorrero
  • RT @CSIFacilities: The newest section of Loop Road at @csinews opens tomorrow morning along with the 78 spots in the auxiliary lot. #CSILo… 1 day ago retweeted via CSIFacilities