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Echoes Down the Corridor

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For some fifty years now, Arthur Miller has been not only America's premier playwright, but also one of our foremost public intellectuals and cultural critics. Echoes Down the Corridor gathers together a dazzling array of more than forty previously uncollected essays and works of reportage, from "Belief in America" (1944), which recounts Miller's experiences during the Sec ...more
Hardcover, 332 pages
Published October 9th 2000 by Viking Adult
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Jan 28, 2010 Jelinas rated it it was amazing
When I started taking the train to work, I was really excited about how much reading I was going to get done. I happily imagined a future in which I've read every book I'd ever wanted to read -- and all thanks to the LA Metro! People would talk about the classics and I'd airily reply, "Why, yes, I've read it." I'd get a forward asking me to check all of the books I'd read, and I'd be able to check all 100 books on the list. I would be so well-read!

Well, the reality wasn't quite what I'd imagined
Zachary Karabashliev
An awesome essay collection on the nature of theatre and well... life:)
Jeff Lanter
This is an interesting book and yet, it isn't something I would recommend to someone unless they really love Miller's work. Arthur is a fantastic playwright and he writes a pretty good essay as well. Many of the pieces revolve around either drama or politics and both are worthwhile. If you're interested in learning more about Miller's experiences and thoughts on drama, you will enjoy this book. Otherwise, you may want to find something that will be more interesting and rewarding since there are ...more
Miller's writing is amazing; love everything he writes, but this book isnt one you can curl up with and get lost in. It is a book of essays, so I would recommend reading this book while you are reading something else. Loved the essay on returning war veterans and the Nazi trials!
May 01, 2013 Dale rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I rated it a 4 for the quality of the writing. Some of the stories are compelling and complex while others are less so.
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Arthur Asher Miller was an American playwright and essayist. He was a prominent figure in American literature and cinema for over 61 years, writing a wide variety of plays, including celebrated plays such as The Crucible, A View from the Bridge, All My Sons, and Death of a Salesman, which are still studied and performed worldwide. Miller was often in the public eye, most famously for refusing to g ...more
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