John J. Miller

John J. Miller is the national correspondent for National Review and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. His new book is Reading Around: Journalism on Authors, Artists, and Ideas.

John J. Miller is national correspondent for National Review, where he has worked since 1998. He is also director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College and the author of five books, including "The First Assassin," a historical thriller set during the Civil War, and "The Big Scrum: How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football." The Chronicle of Higher Education has called him “one of the best literary journalists in the country.” He lives on a dirt road in rural Michigan.

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National Review

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Politics & Policy

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Culture

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