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Henry Miller
Henry Miller 1940.jpg
Miller in 1940
Born Henry Valentine Miller
26 December 1891(1891-12-26)
Yorkville, Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Dee'd Juin 7, 1980(1980-06-07) (aged 88)
Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, Californie, U.S.
Thrift Writer
Naitionality American
Period 1934–80
Genre Surrealism, roman à clef
Notable warks Tropic of Cancer
Black Spring
Tropic of Capricorn
The Colossus of Maroussi
The Rosy Crucifixion
Spoose Beatrice Sylvas Wickens (1917–24)
June Miller (1924–34)
Janina Martha Lepska (1944–52)
Eve McClure (1953–60)
Hiroko Tokuda (1967–77)
Bairns 3

Signatur

Henry Valentine Miller (December 26, 1891 – Juin 7, 1980) wis an American writer. He wis kent for breakin wi exeestin leeterar forms, developin a new sort o semi-autobiografical novelle that blendit chairacter study, social creeticism, filosofical reflection, expleecit leid, sex, surrealist free association, an mysticism.[1][2] His maist chairacteristic warks o this kynd are Tropic of Cancer (1934), Black Spring (1936), Tropic of Capricorn (1939) an The Rosy Crucifixion trilogy (1949–59), aw o which are based on his experiences in New York an Paris, an aw o which war banned in the Unitit States till 1961.[3] He an aa wrote traivel memoirs an leeterar creeticism, an pentit wattercolours.[4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Shifreen, Lawrence J. (1979). Henry Miller: a Bibliography of Secondary Sources. Rowman & Littlefield. pp. 75–77. ...Miller's metamorphosis and his acceptance of the cosmos. 
  2. Mary V. Dearborn, The Happiest Man Alive: A Biography of Henry Miller, New York: Simon & Schuster, 1991, p 12.
  3. "Henry Miller's novels censored and banned in US due to their sexually explicitly content," FileRoom.org, 2001.
  4. "Gallery," henrymiller.info. Accessed August 31, 2013.