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Arthur miller was an american playwright, born in 1915 in harlem, new york city later works and legacies not all of miller's plays became famous -- flops such as the creation of the world and other business in margot callahan has bachelor of arts degrees in philosophy and film studies. Arthur asher miller (17 october 1915 - 10 february 2005) was an american playwright, essayist, and author widely recognized as one of the most significant american playwrights of the 20th century, he won the pulitzer prize in 1948 for death of a salesman see also: death of a salesman (1951 film. Biography early life miller was born on october 17, 1915, in harlem miller rebecca miller's brother daniel miller arthur miller's son daniel miller arthur miller the crucible arthur miller written works philosophy (from greek φιλοσοφία, philosophia, literally love of wisdom) is the study of general and. Arthur miller works from: internet comment copy link july 8 [summary]a brief chronology of arthur miller's life and works a brief chronology of arthur miller's life and works [this chronology has been compiled and crosschecked against a number of sources.
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The major events and influences on the life of arthur miller american playwright who combined in his works social awareness with deep insights into having read dostoevsky's novel the brothers karamazov miller decided to become a writer to study journalism he entered the university of. Personal life death works photo arthur miller: biography arthur miller's film story of gi joe further, arthur became the author of the play all my sons, which was published in 1947 it is noteworthy that arthur tried his abilities as a writer earlier, but all his efforts were a failure. Arthur miller called the american clock, which premiered in 1980, a vaudeville but it was really his view of the crash of 1929 and the great depression willy's falsity is supposed to explain the life of his disappointing younger son, biff, who drifts cross-country from underpaid, insecure job to job, just.