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December 10, 2005

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John Hutcheson

Capote was Harper Lee's cousin and the inspiration for the character Dill in TKAM.

Some people go so far to say that TC actually wrote parts or all of TKAM.

mapgirl

I had heard that Truman Capote was the basis for Dill ... but I've never heard that Capote ghost-wrote any of "To Kill a Mockingbird." Do you believe that? Although I love his writing, I would be devastated if that is true, because I think so highly of Harper Lee. (Apparently she helped Capote research "In Cold Blood," so she is a character in the movie.)

m.

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