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    centered on Dick Hickock and Perry Smith. These men are responsible for murdering the Clutter family. Capote‚ the author‚ spent numerous chapters describing their lives after the murder took place. Some of those chapters talked about Dick and Perry receiving the death penalty. Even though there was no stated message‚ it seems to be that the death penalty is wrong and unnecessary is an underlying message. Capote added in the opinions of many people and even referenced the Bible. However‚ the purpose seems

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    Laqueesha In Cold Blood by Truman Capote Every so often‚ when a book is turned into a movie the movie has many differences from the text. These differences are usually made by the director to make the story more attractive to the audience in an attempt to get more people to see it. The most common difference found in a movie is a intensifying of mood. For example‚ when a scene is supposed to activate a certain emotion from the viewer it is necessary to bring attention to the causes of said emotion

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    last scene‚ which is an anomaly because it never occurred. In Cold Blood is praised as the first of its kind and because Capote’s writing notoriety. Even though In Cold Blood was a nonfiction novel‚ it cannot be taken seriously due to the fact that Capote did not take notes during his writing process‚ like any other journalist would have done. Shaw stated that In Cold Blood is marked by a “Lack in police evidence” (Article C). Because this novel was supposed to be a nonfictional work‚ fallacies within

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    Truman Capote Truman Capote was a brilliant author who used his terrible experiences as a child to push him further in a writing career . Capote was born in New Orleans‚ Louisiana on September 30‚ 1924 . He was originally born with the name Truman Strekfus Persons but later changed it to Truman Garcia Capote due to his stepfather adopting him . Capote’s unstable childhood resulted in him not enjoying school because he was always moving around . During his high school years he made some friends

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    Truman Capote Truman Capote was known for having a grand social life. He was a very eccentric and humorous guy who loved to be in the spot light. Truman became popular because he was gay‚ he had a great personality‚ and he was a wonderful author. Some of Truman Capote’s most popular novels are Other Voices‚ Other Rooms‚ Breakfast at Tiffany’s‚ and In Cold Blood. He always wanted to be a great author and wanted more credit for what he wrote but he already had all the fame he needed. Truman

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    In Cold Blood Close Reading and Analysis Questions “The Last to See Them Alive” 1. How does Capote build suspense even though the reader knows the ultimate outcome from the beginning? Pg. 62 Capote builds suspense by letting us know that the Clutter’s were murdered‚ but he doesn’t give us all of the details from the killer’s point of view until the very end. 2. What are some details Capote provides to describe the town of Holcomb‚ Kansas. Pg. 3-5 The author describes Holcomb being on the

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    December. The story takes place in a plane‚ where Truman Capote is on his way to L.A. He is sitting besides Thelma‚ a young‚ black‚ woman‚ who are about to make a living in Hollywood‚ and hopefully becomes famous. They accompany each other for some time‚ until Thelma is dropped in the middle of Hollywood by the taxi driver. Later he visits the famous Miss C. through their mutual friend Nora Parker.  Some time after the visit‚ Truman Capote feels the need for some juicy fruit‚ which he saw on display

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    The short stories of Truman Capote are connected to his childhood experiences in Alabama. Truman capote was an American born writer who wrote non- fiction‚ short stories‚ novels and plays. All of his literary works have been perceived as literary classics. The tones of some of his stories are slightly gothic. His most famous short story is Children on Their Birthdays. His work shows the occasional over writing‚ the twilit Gothic subject matter‚ and the masochistic uses of horror traditional in the

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    In his creative nonfiction novel‚ In Cold Blood‚ Truman Capote expresses his view of the people of Holcombe as being hard-working‚ harsh‚ and centered in one thing through the use of synesthesia‚ onomatopoeia‚ and allusion/ simile. In the line “hard blue skies”‚ Capote is characterizing the people by describing the sky. Through the use of synesthesia‚ Capote illustrates how the “hard blue skies” are clear. By stating that the skies are hard blue‚ this further implies that there are no clouds in

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    Truman Capote is credited with originating the “nonfiction novel” with In Cold Blood. Nonfiction is defined as “writing that is about facts or real events” (Merriam-Webster). Capote was the first person to write a novel with it being nonfiction. He based the whole novel on true facts and real events occurring in Holcomb Kansas. An interview done with Capote revealed‚ “the decision was based on a theory I’ve harbored since I first began to write professionally‚ which is well over 20 years ago. It

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