Cathleen Miller

Cathleen has a degree in English and Philosophy from the University of North Texas, where she was a Ronald E. McNair Scholar studying environmental ethics and women's activism in grassroots environmental movements.  She received her master's degree in creative writing (poety) at Temple University, and taught in the public schools in Philadelphia before entering library school.  She earned her M.L.S. from Drexel University and worked as an archivist at the LGBT Archives of Philadelphia, Moore College of Art and Design, Pennsylvania Hospital, and the Historical Society of Pennsylvania before moving to Maine to take the position of curator at the MWWC.  Her poetry has been published in numerous journals and anthologies, and she co-authored a chapbook (Cut and Shoot) with poet Deborah Richards, which was published in 2001 by MAN Press.



Drexel University


M.A. (English)

Temple University



University of North Texas



20th century poetry

experimental poetry and poetics

Third wave feminist writing

herbal medicine

LGBT history


Women and gender studies

environmental ethics

Cathleen Miller


M.A., M.L.S.

Curator, Maine Women Writers Collection


Abplanalp Library
Maine Women Writers Collection

(207) 221-4334