The Nonfiction Novel A Visit with Truman Capote (1966)

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Encounter with Truman Capote who talks about the background of his book 'In Cold Blood' and the emergence of what he calls 'the nonfiction novel'. He describes his relationship with the two killers whose life-stories are told in the novel, and reads some extracts from it.

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