Henry Miller
#468 Overall Influence

Henry Miller

American novelist


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Henry Valentine Miller was an American writer and artist. He was known for breaking with existing literary forms and developing a new type of semi-autobiographical novel that blended character study, social criticism, philosophical reflection, stream of consciousness, explicit language, sex, surrealist free association, and mysticism. His most characteristic works of this kind are Tropic of Cancer, Black Spring, Tropic of Capricorn and The Rosy Crucifixion trilogy, which are based on his experiences in New York and Paris . He also wrote travel memoirs and literary criticism, and painted watercolors.

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City College of New York
City College of New York

Senior college of the City University of New York in New York City

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#175 World Rank #43 USA Rank