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Every Word Is True

Infamous raises doubts about Capote.

Movie Reviews & Stories
As I sat in the darkened theater waiting for the screening of Infamous—the latest take on Truman Capote's time in Kansas, opening this week at the Portland Lesbian and Gay Film Festival—I ...   More
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 Jack Booch

James Dean Died Here; Flynn's World

JAMES DEAN DIED HEREby Chris Epting(Santa Monica Press, 312 pages, $16.95)Can't you see it now: Dad with his clip-on sunglasses piloting the family minivan while one little bugger in the back screams, ...   More
Wednesday, July 9, 2003 Jack Booch

Truly Daring

A new biography of William Saroyan does a disservice to the man and his work.

I approached John Leggett's biography of William Saroyan, A Daring Young Man, with considerable enthusiasm. I met Saroyan when I was a young instructor at Purdue University and became reacquaint ...   More
Wednesday, February 19, 2003 Jack Booch
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