Who is Arthur Miller?

  • (noun): United States playwright (born 1915).
    Synonyms: Miller

Arthur Miller

Arthur Asher Miller (October 17, 1915 – February 10, 2005) was an American playwright and essayist. He was a prominent figure in American theatre, writing dramas that include plays such as All My Sons (1947), Death of a Salesman (1949), The Crucible (1953) and A View from the Bridge (one-act, 1955; revised two-act, 1956).

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Arthur Miller - Biographies and Critical Studies of Miller
... File on Miller, Christopher Bigsby (1988) Arthur Miller Company, Christopher Bigsby, editor (1990) Arthur Miller A Critical Study, Christopher Bigsby (2005) Remembering Arthur Miller. 2009, U.S.) The Cambridge Companion to Arthur Miller (Cambridge Companions to Literature), Christopher Bigsby, editor (1998, updated and republished ...
Marilyn Monroe - Personal Life - Relationships
... the second to Joe DiMaggio, and lastly to Arthur Miller ... Maury Allen quoted New York Yankees PR man Arthur Richman that Joe told him that the marriage went wrong from then ... On June 29, 1956, Monroe married playwright Arthur Miller, in a civil ceremony in White Plains, New York ...
Alex Finlayson
... a play that should propel her into that category of American dramatists once dominated by Arthur Miller and Tennessee Williams.” Finlayson's play ... It was inspired by Arthur Miller's autobiography Timebends, a gift from director Greg Hersov ... Finlayson was intrigued by Miller's reference to the 1961 film The Misfits as a "valentine" for his wife Marilyn Monroe and decided to write a play about the making of the film ...
Arthur Miller (disambiguation)
... Arthur Miller (1915–2005) was an American playwright and essayist ... Arthur Miller may also refer to Arthur Charles Miller (1895–1970), American cinematographer Arthur G ... Miller (born 1942), American art historian and Mesoamerican archaeologist Arthur L ...
Marilyn Monroe - Career - Last Films: 1958–1962
... With Miller's encouragement she returned to Hollywood in August 1958 to star in Some Like It Hot ... which was to be directed by George Cukor, but she was not satisfied with the script, and Arthur Miller rewrote it ... Peck was originally cast in the male lead role, but he refused the role after Miller's rewrite Cary Grant, Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner and Rock Hudson also refused the role before it was offered to ...

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    Arthur Miller (b. 1915)

    The great work must inevitably be obscure, except to the very few, to those who like the author himself are initiated into the mysteries. Communication then is secondary: it is perpetuation which is important. For this only one good reader is necessary.
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