Please note this interview was originally broadcast on January 2, 2009.
Actor John Lithgow. He's played heroes, villains, saints, sinners, a ballet-dancing elephant, and a space alien, now actor and children's author John Lithgow — best known as Dick Solomon from NBC's hit show 3RD ROCK FROM THE SUN — reveals a new side of himself ... poetry lover.
THEATER AND POLITICS
Traverse the history of political theater from the Ancient Greeks to Shakespeare to Arthur Miller and Off Off Broadway. LIFE AND POETRY
Celebrate poetry with selections from the JOURNAL and the Moyers Digital Archives.