Chadron State College
Chadron State College

Employee Profile

B. Lee Miller

Justice Studies, Social Sciences, & English - English
Adjunct Faculty

Contact Information

Phone: 308-432-6301
Office: Old Admin 201

Teaching Areas

Writing, Teaching Writing, Rhetoric, Grammar & Linguistics, Literature of the Bible, World Literature, Literary Criticism

Campus Involvement

Facilitator, Writing Across the Curriculum Faculty Learning Community
Member, Learning Center Advisory Board
Help recruit and train Learning Center Writing Assistants with Writing Assistants in Learning Center

Professional Activities and Awards

Chaired 2014 Nebraska Writing Center Consortium Annual Meeting
Presented "The Origins and Composition of Rhetoric’s History: Energizing Change" at the 2016 Rhetoric Society of America Bi-Annual Conference in Atlanta, Georgia (continuing research on this same topic; proposed a related paper for the 2017 Conference on College Composition and Communication Annual Convention)
Drafting a history of rhetoric, writing, and writing instruction
Submitting several essays for publication: "With Woman," "Black Belt," and "Wednesday"
Will soon be trying to publish a novel, A time to Gather Stones
Submitted a long poem, "The Art of Waiting," for publication
Drafting/Revising a novella/novel, Something Like Winter

Research Interests and Published Works

The History of Rhetoric, Writing, and Writing Instruction
Mikhail Bakhtin
Ancient Literature and Literature of World Religions

Hobbies and Interests

Martial Arts (mostly Tang Soo Do)
Apple Music (most recently, Blues and Folk music from 50s and 60s; also late medieval choral music)