Arthur Miller<br />American Playwright.<br />
Early Life<br />Born in New York City in 1915<br />Father was an illiterate but wealthy businessman<br />Father lost it al...
University of Michigan<br />Here he became a writer<br />Received Avery Hopwood award<br />Remained involve with the U. al...
House of Un-American Activities Committee<br />HUAC<br />
McCarthyism<br />Called Arthur Miller a communist<br />Refused Miller passports to see his worked produced in England and ...
Some Famous Plays<br />All My Sons (1946)<br />The Crucible<br />A View from the Bridge<br />Photo courtesy of sydney.edu....
Death of a Salesman<br />Written in 1948<br />Tells the story of salesman Willie Loman and his family<br />First play to w...
Some last information<br />Married to Marilyn Monroe from  1956-1961.  A very famous piece of his life.<br />Died Feb. 10,...
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  1. 1. Arthur Miller<br />American Playwright.<br />
  2. 2. Early Life<br />Born in New York City in 1915<br />Father was an illiterate but wealthy businessman<br />Father lost it all in the crash of 1929<br />Miller worked his way through college: U of Michigan<br />ph<br />Photo courtesy of pods.binghamton.edu<br />
  3. 3. University of Michigan<br />Here he became a writer<br />Received Avery Hopwood award<br />Remained involve with the U. all of his life<br />
  4. 4. House of Un-American Activities Committee<br />HUAC<br />
  5. 5. McCarthyism<br />Called Arthur Miller a communist<br />Refused Miller passports to see his worked produced in England and other countries.<br />
  6. 6. Some Famous Plays<br />All My Sons (1946)<br />The Crucible<br />A View from the Bridge<br />Photo courtesy of sydney.edu.au<br />
  7. 7. Death of a Salesman<br />Written in 1948<br />Tells the story of salesman Willie Loman and his family<br />First play to win all three major awards: Tony, NY Drama Circle, Pulitzer<br />Photo courtesy of blog.newsok.com<br />
  8. 8. Some last information<br />Married to Marilyn Monroe from 1956-1961. A very famous piece of his life.<br />Died Feb. 10, 2005, at the age of 89.<br />Photo courtesy of brooklynheightsblog.com<br />
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