Mark Crispin Miller

Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication

Mark Crispin Miller

Phone: 998 5188

Research interests include: modern propaganda, history and tactics of advertising, American film, and media ownership. Books include Boxed In: The Culture of TV; Seeing Through Movies, ed.; Mad Scientists: The Secret History of Modern Propaganda; Spectacle: Operation Desert Storm and the Triumph of Illusion; and The Bush Dyslexicon. His newest book is Cruel and Unusual: Bush/Cheney's New World Order.


Degrees Held

  • M.A. Johns Hopkins 1973
  • Ph.D. Johns Hopkins 1977
  • B.A. Northwestern 1971

Selected Publications

  • Boxed In: The Culture of TV
  • Mad Scientists: The Secret History of Modern Propaganda
  • The Bush Dyslexicon


  • Advertising and Society
  • Mass Persuasion and Propaganda

Research Interests

  • Modern propaganda
  • History and tactics of advertising
  • American film
  • Media ownership
  • Sex education