Mark Crispin Miller Named 2011 John Simon Guggenheim FellowMark Crispin Miller, a professor in the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development's Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, was awarded a 2011 Guggenheim Fellowship, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation said in announcing 180 fellowship awards. According to the Foundation, "Guggenheim Fellowships are intended for men and women who have already demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts." This year's recipients were chosen from approximately 3,000 applicants in the United States and Canada. Seven other NYU faculty members were honored with the award.
Miller has published many books and essays including, Loser Take All: Election Fraud and the Subversion of Democracy, (2000-2008) (ed.) and Fooled Again: The Real Case for Electoral Reform (2005). The fellowship is intended to allow Miller to complete The Marlboro Man: An American Success Story, for Yale University Press. His blog, News from the Underground, is available at www.markcrispinmiller.com.