John McMillian

John McMillian is an associate professor of American history at Georgia State University. He is the author of Beatles vs. Stones and Smoking Typewriters, editor of American Epidemic (The New Press), and a co-editor of The Radical Reader and Protest Nation (both published by The New Press). He lives in Atlanta.

News and Reviews

Kirkus Reviews

“A kaleidoscopic introduction to the devastation wrought by—and possible remedies for—the opioid crisis.”

Publishers Weekly

“Each piece is well-written, and together they bring light to a quiet but deadly scourge, create plenty of sympathy for its victims, and inspire readers to consider what society can do.”  

Books by John McMillian

American Epidemic
Reporting from the Front Lines of the Opioid Crisis

John McMillian

Protest Nation
Words That Inspired a Century of American Radicalism

Timothy Patrick McCarthy, John McMillian

The Radical Reader
A Documentary History of the American Radical Tradition

Timothy Patrick McCarthy, John McMillian