Dr. Cristanne Miller

Program Director

Arts Management Program

269 Center for the Arts

Phone: (716) 645-0694

Email: ccmiller@buffalo.edu

Research Interests: nineteenth- and early twentieth-century American poetry, gender and language issues, comparative modernist poetry, the effects of the Civil War on U.S. poetry as a genre, Emily Dickinson, Marianne Moore, Mina Loy, Else Lasker-Schüler, the cities of New York and Berlin between 1900 and 1930, and Civil War poetry.


Dr. Miller is a SUNY Distinguished Professor and the Edward H. Butler Professor of English.  She is also the Founder and Director of the Marianne Moore Digital Archivehttps://moorearchive.org/,  a collaborative project that is publishing in facing-page manuscript and transcribed (annotated) text all 122 of Marianne Moore’s working notebooks, including notebooks she kept for reading, conversation, poetry drafts, lectures, concerts, and other purposes, along with miscellaneous manuscripts, tools, pedagogical guides, and publications supporting use of and contextualizing the notebooks. One notebook, with critical introduction, has been published (Fall 2016).