Steven Miller

Steven Miller.

Steven Miller

Steven Miller

Executive Director for the Center of Psychoanalysis and Culture
Director of Graduate Admissions
Associate Professor


psychoanalytic theory, continental philosophy, 19th- and 20th-century European literatures, translation studies

Selected Publications


  • War After Death: On Violence and Its Limits (Fordham University Press, 2014)
  • "Lacan at the Limits of Legal Theory: Law, Desire, and Sovereign Violence." Penumbra: Counter-Histories of the Present, ed. Sigi Jöttkandt (Victoria, Australia:, 2013).
  • "Literature and the Right to Marriage," theoretical introduction to special issue of Diacritics, 35. 4 (Winter 2005): 3-22.
  • "Open Letter to the Enemy: Jean Genet's Holy War." Diacritics 35.4, (Summer 2004): 85-113.
  • Étienne Balibar, Citizen Subject and Other Essays on Political Anthropology (Fordham University Press, in process)
  • Catherine Malabou, The New Wounded: From Neurosis to Brain Damage (Fordham University Press, 2012).
  • Jean-Luc Nancy, Hegel: The Restlessness of the Negative (University of Minnesota Press, 2002). Co-translated with Jason Smith.