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Print Criticism March 12, 1998
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Helen Garson
Truman Capote: A Study of the Short Fiction
1992

Professor Garson was the finest teacher I ever had, and this book will give you a small taste of why. Her analysis of Capote's often under-appreciated short fiction not only lends insight into a complex writer, but also serves as a reminder that, unlike the current fad of theoretical acrobatics, the best criticism is usually clear, enjoyable, and inevitably produced when a scholar discusses the works she truly loves.


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