Walter Kirn

author, 'Blood Will Out'

Guest

Journalist and writer whose latest book Blood Will Out: The True Story of a Murder, a Mystery, and a Masquerade is about his 15-year friendship with the man he knew as Clark Rockefeller

Walter Kirn on KCRW

When Clark Rockefeller was arrested for kidnapping his daughter several years ago, police discovered that he wasn’t really Clark Rockefeller at all.

Murder, Mystery and Masquerade

When Clark Rockefeller was arrested for kidnapping his daughter several years ago, police discovered that he wasn’t really Clark Rockefeller at all.

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