A.G. Miller

  • Professor of Religion

Areas of Study


  • BSW, Adelphi University, 1978
  • MSW, Adelphi University, 1979
  • MA, Princeton University, 1989
  • PhD, Princeton University, 1994

  • Elevating The Race:  Theophilus G. Steward and The Making of An African-American  Civil Religion, 1865-1924, University of Tennessee Press, Spring, 2003
  • "The Construction of A Black Fundamentalist World View: The Role of Bible Schools."  In African Americans and the Bible: Sacred Text and Social Texture.  ed. Vincent Wimbush. Continuum International, Fall 2000.
  •  "The Rise of African-American Evangelicalism in American Culture" in Perspectives on American Religion and Culture. ed. Peter Williams. Oxford:Blackwell Publishers Limited, 1999. 
  • "A Timeline of Black Christianity Before the Civil War." Christian History Issue 62, vol. XVIII, no. 2: 26-27. Detailed timeline.
  • "At-Risk Youth, At-Risk Church:  What Jesus Christ And African American Teenagers Are Telling to The African American Church" The 1997 Princeton Lectures on Youth, Church and Culture , Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, New Jersey. http://www.ptsem.edu/iym/
  • "Striving to Reconcile the World:  A Glimpse of the Life and Writings of Theophilus Gould Steward" in The A. M. E. Church Review, Vol., CXI, no.362, 1996.
  • "Pentecostalism as a Social Movement:  Beyond the Theory of Deprivation" in Journal of Pentecostal Theology, 9 (Fall 1996):  97-114. 
  • "National Black Evangelical Association" in Encyclopedia of African American Culture and History, eds. Jack Salzman, David Lionel Smith, and Cornel West.  New York:  Macmillan Reference Library, 1996.

Fall 2021

Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. — FYSP 144