“Truman Streckfus Persons (September 30, 1924 – August 25, 1984), known as Truman Capote was an American author, many of whose short stories, novels, plays, and nonfiction are recognized literary classics, including the novella “Breakfast at Tiffany’s,” (1958) and the true crime novel “In Cold Blood,” (1966) which he labelled a “nonfiction novel.” At least 20 films and television dramas have been produced of Capote novels, stories and plays.
Capote rose above a childhood troubled by divorce, a long absence from his mother, and multiple migrations. He had discovered his calling as a writer by the age of 11, . . . ” – Wikipedia For more, visit: http://bit.ly/1l4jG0h
To view Part 1 of Dick Cavett’s interview of Truman Capote, visit: http://bit.ly/1hXSvS5
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