Arthur Miller

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012008112420120213 (BBC7)

Miller's privileged upbringing in Harlem and the loss of the family business.

Henry Goodman reads from Christopher Bigsby's biography of the prominent American playwright.

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Miller's privileged upbringing in Harlem and the sudden change in his parents' fortunes when the family business fell victim to the Wall Street Crash.

Christopher Bigsby's biography of the leading modern playwright, read by Henry Goodman. Growing up in Harlem in the depression.

Biography of the leading modern playwright. Growing up in Harlem in the depression.

022008112520120214 (BBC7)

Miller's early writing career, including his first major success with All My Sons in 1947.

Arthur Miller

Henry Goodman reads from Christopher Bigsby's biography of the prominent American playwright.

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Miller's work as a shipfitter in the Brooklyn Naval Yard, his Marxist beliefs and his early writing career, from initial disappointments to his first major success with All My Sons in 1947.

Christopher Bigsby's biography of the leading modern playwright, read by Henry Goodman. The 1947 play 'All My Sons' achieves major success.

Biography of the leading modern playwright. 1947 play 'All My Sons' achieves major success

032008112620120215 (BBC7)

Success and meeting Marilyn Monroe contribute to the deterioration of Miller's marriage.

Arthur Miller

Henry Goodman reads from Christopher Bigsby's biography of the prominent American playwright.

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Increasing success and meeting Marilyn Monroe contribute to the deterioration of Miller's first marriage.

Christopher Bigsby's biography of the leading modern playwright, read by Henry Goodman. Success sparks fame, money and meeting Marilyn Monroe.

Biography of the leading modern playwright. Success sparks fame, money and meeting Marilyn

042008112720120216 (BBC7)

Miller is summoned to appear before the House Un-American Activities Committee.

Henry Goodman reads from Christopher Bigsby's biography of the prominent American playwright.

Miller begins work on The Crucible and is summoned to appear before the House Un-American Activities Committee.

Christopher Bigsby's biography of the leading modern playwright, read by Henry Goodman. Miller is summoned by the House Un-American Activities Committee.

Biography - Miller is summoned by the House Un-American Activities Committee.

Arthur Miller

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Increasing success and meeting Marilyn Monroe contribute to the deterioration of Miller's first marriage.

05 LAST2008112820120217 (BBC7)

The newly-married Miller and Marilyn Monroe's relationship is sorely tested.

Henry Goodman reads from Christopher Bigsby's biography of the prominent American playwright.

The newly-married Miller and Marilyn Monroe are tested by a miscarriage and Monroe's emotional vulnerability.

Miller attempts to halt the disintegration of their marriage by writing a screenplay for Monroe, The Misfits, but the filming of the movie has unintended consequences.

Arthur Miller

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With a crumbling marriage, Miller writes Marilyn Monroe a screenplay. Henry Goodman concludes Christopher Bigsby's biography.

With a crumbling marriage, Miller writes Marilyn Monroe a screenplay. Conclusion.