100 Most Popular Nonfiction Authors

Author: Bernard Alger Drew
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781591584872
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Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman won a best actor Academy Award for his portrayal
of the author in Bennett Miller's biopic Capote (2005), based on Gerald Clarke's
biogra- phy, Capote: A ... Local Color (1950), sketches The Muses Are Heard: An
Account (1956) Selected Writings (1963) In Cold Blood: A True Account of a
Multiple Murder and Its Consequences (1966), described as nonfiction novel The
Dogs Bark: Public People and Private Places (1973) Conversations with Capote

Truman Capote

Author: Tison Pugh
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820346683
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... Capote comes to life as a figure of exag- geration and complexity, of raw
emotions simmering beneath a veneer of artifice and humor. The play invites its
audience to appreciate insights from his life, despite his inability to free himself
from his escalating troubles until his premature death in 1984. Capote Bennett
Miller's 2005 biopic Capote, based on Dan Futterman's screenplay and starring
Philip Seymour Hoffman, covers the period of Capote's life dedicated to In Cold
Blood: his ...

Reel History

Author: Alex Von Tunzelmann
ISBN: 9781782396482
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Based on the long-running column in the Guardian, Reel History takes a comic look at the history of the world as told through the movies the good, the bad, and the very, very ugly.

Party Of The Century

Author: Deborah Davis
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470893575
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"A tantalizing aperitif?a confection of a book." —Cleveland Plain Dealer "One of the best reads of the season." —Billy Norwich, Vogue In Party of the Century, Deborah Davis transports readers back to the Oz-like splendor of New York in ...

Truman Capote

Author: George Plimpton
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 9780330368728
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Plimpton’s collage of reminiscence is apt enough for its subject, and fascinatingly (and bitchily) evocative of the man’ Robert McCrum, Observer ‘It is at the heart of this book . . . that Capote can be seen and heard at first hand.

Encyclopedia Of Gay And Lesbian Popular Culture

Author: Luca Prono
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9780313335990
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Features A-to-Z listings on such topics as people, films, television shows, and sports figures that have contributed to gay and lesbian popular culture, including entries on The Advocate, "La Cage Aux Folles," and The Village People.

Other Voices Other Rooms

Author: Truman Capote
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307431576
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Truman Capote’s first novel is a story of almost supernatural intensity and inventiveness, an audacious foray into the mind of a sensitive boy as he seeks out the grown-up enigmas of love and death in the ghostly landscape of the deep ...