- Miller is known as a member of the "NEA 4," one of four artists whose National Endowment for the Arts grants were challenged by conservative politicians because of purportedly controversial content in their work.
- Miller's work focuses on theatre and-as activism, theatre for social change, civil liberties, gender in performance, arts advocacy, constitutionality, the First Amendment in practice, humor and change.
Winthrop University, "Performer Tim Miller at Winthrop Jan. 7-12 for Week-long Residency" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 3.