TITLE

In Cold Blood

AUTHOR(S)
Shaw, Patrick W.
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Modern American Novel of Violence;2000, p85
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism of the novel "In Cold Blood," by Truman Capote being one of American novels of violence is presented. It is said that Capote provides a better understanding for his characters by using meticulous plotting and through the interactions of the characters themselves. In such novel, Capote reportedly used fact and history and manipulated them with imagination and passion.
ACCESSION #
43453448

Tags: CRITICISM;  IN Cold Blood (Book : Capote);  CAPOTE, Truman, 1924-1984;  VIOLENCE in literature;  AMERICAN fiction;  CHARACTERS & characteristics in literature;  PLOTS (Drama, novel, etc.)

 

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