You all know Arthur Miller? – Death of A Salesman? The Crucible? – Marilyn’s guy! – he was born 96 years ago today. [2011 – 106 years today 2021]. He was, aside from being a pre-eminent playwright, a tireless activist (particularly in his activities alongside Allen on various iniatives spearheaded by the PEN Club – he was elected the first American president of International PEN in 1965).
Here‘s Miller in 1971 on Canadian television. Here‘s Miller in conversation with his name-sake Jonathan Miller on (BBC’s) “The Atheism Tapes”. Here‘s Miller in conversation with another tv pundit, Charlie Rose.
And we leave you with Miller, in 1963, considering the phenomena of human suffering.