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By: Shavante Jacqueline Jorelyn "The structure of a play is always the story of how the birds came home to roost." – Arthur Miller Arthur Asher Miller
* Born: Oct 17, 1915 * Died: Feb 10 2005 * Married 3 times -4 children Who is Arthur Miller?
* All My Sons -1947 * Death Of A Salesman-1948 * Focus 1945 * The Crucible- 1953 * A View from the Bridge-1955 * After the Fall-1964 * The Price-1967 * The America Clock- 1980 * The Ride Down Mt. Morgan-1991 * The Last Yankee- 1993 * Broken Glass-1993 * The Archbishops Celling- 1997 What books did he publish?
* Inspiration for & Influence for his play * Communists * Salem Witch Trials * Government *The Crucible… ( Tale of the Salem witch trials that contains obvious analogies to the McCarthy anti- Communist hearings in 1950s America.) Why did he write “The Crucible”?
* Playwrite * Radio Plays * Screen Plays * Stage Plays * Broadway * American Literature * Liberals * University Of Michigan What was his occupation?
Arthur Miller was an American playwright whose biting criticism of societal problems defined his genius. His best known play is Death of a Salesman. Other Facts
"Arthur Miller." 2013. The Biography Channel website. Sep 09 2013, http://www.biography.com/people/arthur-miller-9408335 http://www.biography.com/people/arthur-miller-9408335 “Arthur Miller” 2013 Wikipedia. Sep 09 2013, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Miller Miller Arthur, “Why I wrote The Crucible” The New Yorker. Sep 09 2013 http://www.newyorker.com/archive/1996/10/21/1996_10_21_158_TNY_CARDS_00 0373902 Christophe Jean “Why did Arthur Miller write the crucible” OoCites. Sep 09 2013 http://www.oocities.org/researchtriangle/lab/4191/MILLER/millers.html