Senator Tim Wirth; Alan Dershowitz; William Kennedy; Meredith Monk

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Monday 05/04/1992

Tim Wirth, Democratic senator from Colorado, reveals the reasoning behind his decision not to run for a second term. Appellate lawyer Alan Dershowitz discusses the outcome of the Rodney King trial, presents his defense argument on behalf of Mike Tyson, and reflects on other high profile cases. Author William Kennedy shares his latest novel, "Very Old Bones"—the sequel to his Pulitzer Prize-winning, "Ironweed"—and discusses the publishing industry. Filmmaker, composer, and choreographer Meredith Monk talks about creating and rehearsing her first full-length opera, "Atlas."