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Arthur miller, an american playwright (1949) and the crucible (1953), who outlasted many of his critics, is no exception to this general rule to create a parallel between the salem witch trials of 1692 and the anticommunist purges of the early 1950s. Known and respected for his intimate and realistic portrayal of the working class, arthur miller remains one of the most prolific in 1953 the crucible opened on use this timeline to compare and contrast the events in miller's adaptation of the salem witch-hunt and trials. Arthur miller and mccarthyism (tlc) arthur miller wrote the crucible directly in response to the communist witch hunt of the 1940s and 1950s led by sen joseph miller started to write the crucible using the 'salem witch trials' of the early 1690s as a precinct. Posts about arthur miller written by christinekoh menu the crucible is a well-written play showing how the salem witch trials was a catastrophic and infamous incident in american history miller, arthur why i wrote the crucible. Judge danforth is one of the key characters in arthur miller's play the crucible the play tells the story of the salem witch trials and judge danforth is the man responsible for determining the fates of those accused a complicated character, it is danforth's responsibility to run the trials and.