News by Dean Fetzer
Perry Smith and Richard Hickock, the killers Capote profiled in his book, were investigated in a case of a quadruple homicide in Sarasota, Florida in 1959, but their involvement has never been proven.
News by Dean Fetzer February 11, 2013
Truman Capote claimed his blockbuster true crime book was “immaculately factual”, but newly discovered documents suggest he massaged the facts.
Column by Karina Wilson
Can violent death be art? On the anniversary of the Clutter murders, Lurid takes a look at the controversies still swirling around Truman Capote's non-fiction classic, "In Cold Blood."
Column by Meredith Borders January 13, 2012
Today we pit childhood friends against each other in a Book Brawl between Truman Capote and Harper Lee!