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The Truman Capote Literary Trust

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Purpose and Activities

Giving to institutions of higher education for creative writing and literary criticism fellowships.


Established in 1993 in CA - Founded in the name of the late Truman Capote, a famous American author whose works include "Breakfast at Tiffany's" and "In Cold Blood." The trust was established in his will to be sustained by revenues from Capote's works, with the purpose to fund various literary prizes and grants


The Truman Capote Literary Trust

Independent foundation



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9200 Sunset Blvd., Ph. 22 Los Angeles, CA United States 90069-3306

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