Truman Capote on his writing techniques and influences

I adore Truman Capote, not least for his magnificent work of literary nonfiction, In Cold Blood, but also because he stands as one of the most flamboyant and acutely observational writers of the twentieth-century. I recently fell in love with Capote … [Read more...]

Daily Bookshot: Vintage Capote…

Vintage Capote…, originally uploaded by Robert Burdock. …but not quite 'vintage' enough! It's not every day that one picks up a 1967 edition of Truman Capote's seminal work of literary journalism, In Cold Blood but last week one of those days … [Read more...]