Professor of English Language & Literature
Contact & Office Hours
On leave 2017-18.
Seelye Hall 205
Ph.D., A.M., Harvard University
A.B., Princeton University
Naomi Miller teaches in the department of English as well as the Study of Women & Gender. Her teaching interests include Shakespeare, early modern women authors, lyric poetry of all periods and children's literature. New courses that she has developed for the department include Women's Shakespeares, Representing Women in the Renaissance, and Adapting Literary Classics for Children. In 2016 she was awarded Smith's Sherrerd Prize for Distinguished Teaching.
In addition to academic articles for The Chronicle of Higher Education and scholarly journal articles, Miller has published several books.
Re-Reading Mary Wroth (2015)
Reading Mary Wroth (1991)
Miller has also completed two novels, one co-authored with Bruce Coville, adapting Shakespeare's The Tempest for young adult audiences, and the other a historical fiction novel about Lady Mary Wroth. She is working on a historical fiction series called Shakespeare’s Sisters.