Christopher Miller

Christopher Miller

Professional Summary

CJ Miller is a Ph.D. candidate specializing in Roman History. He graduated from Bates College in 2010 with a B.A in Classical and Medieval Studies. After a year at the University of Pennsylvania's Post-Baccalaureate program, he attended Boston College and received an M.A in Classics in 2013. His dissertation explores the social and cultural history of the Roman centurion in which he examines the different representations of centurions across literary, epigraphical and Christian sources. His interests are varied and include the cultural history of the Roman army, Latin Epigraphy, the Roman world in Christian texts, Latin historiography, ethnography, Silver Latin literature, mystery cults, and the controlled chaos of the 3rd century CE. 

Research and Practice Interests

CJ Miller is a 3rd year Ph.D student specializing in Roman History. He graduated from Bates College in 2010 with a B.A in Classical and Medieval Studies. After a year at the University of Pennsylvania's Post-Baccalaureate program, he attended Boston College and received an M.A in Classics in 2013.  His primary interests are the history and historiography of the Roman Empire, ethnography, Silver Latin literature, mystery cults, and the controlled chaos of the 3rd century CE.