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Neil Miller, MA Biography

Lecturer in English at Tufts University
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Is Sexual Orientation Determined at Birth?"

“I’m more disposed these days to the idea that there might be a genetic component of homosexuality.”

Email to on Jan. 31, 2012

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Lecturer, English, Tufts University, 1998-present
  • Recipient, Arizona Book Award, 2009
  • Recipient, Randy Shilts Award for Gay Nonfiction, 2001
  • Recipient, Lambda Literary Award for Nonfiction, 2001, 1989
  • Recipient, American Library Association Award for Gay and Lesbian Nonfiction, 1989
  • Recipient, Penny-Missouri Journalism Award, 1986
  • Staff Writer, Boston Phoenix, 1982-85
  • News, Features, and Managing Editor, Gay Community News (Boston), 1975-1978
  • MA, Film and Drama, New York University
  • BA, English, Brown University
  • Traveled to 12 countries to gather research for his book Out in the World