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Monica Miller

Visiting Asst Professor
Lewis & Clark College
Monica R. Miller received her Ph.D. in 2010 from Chicago Theological Seminary. She holds a B.A. in Religious Studies from Fordham University (2004) and a Masters of Theological Studies from Drew University (2006). She is currently Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Religious Studies at Lewis & Clark College, where her research and teaching focus on African American religion, religion in culture and humanistic approaches to the social sciences. Before coming to Lewis & Clark College, Miller was a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Center for Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania and Assistant Adjunct Professor at Columbia University. Among other publications, Miller is the author of Religion and Hip Hop (Routledge, 2012), co-editor and contributor of a 2009 Special Issue of Culture & Religion (Routledge) on “Hip Hop & Religion” and co-author of an article entitled “Habits of the Heart: Youth Religious Participation as Progress, Peril, or Change?” in a special issue of The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences on “Race, Religion, and Late Democracy” (2011). Miller currently serves as a Senior Research Fellow with The Institute for Humanist Studies (Washington, DC), is Co-Chair of Critical Approaches to the Study of Hip Hop and Religion at the American Academy of Religion and Principal Investigator of a survey project entitled "Remaking Religion" which examines the grammar of religion in youth culture in Portland, Oregon and is a blogger for the religion section of The Huffington Post

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, March 15
 

5:00pm