Joseph Alsop

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2012

    The Columnist: Joseph Alsop's Fabulous Gay Life As A 'House Faggot'

    The Voice's Michael Feingold already reviewed The Columnist, in which John Lithgow brilliantly portrays columnist Joseph Alsop in David Auburn's new play on Broadway. But, we wanted to share a few thoughts about our experience watching it this weekend, in light of other things we've been writing abo ... More >>

  • Theater

    May 2, 2012

    The Columnist: Neocon Job

    David Auburn and John Lithgow tackle Joseph Alsop

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2012

    John Lithgow In The Columnist: My Review

    A gay columnist on Broadway? I never signed a release. Oh, wait. This one's closeted. Sort of David Auburn's The Columnist has John Lithgow as Joseph Alsop, the real-life Washington scribe who got a gay blackmail threat from the KGB but decided to trump them by taking the evidence to the FBI.

  • Voice Choices

    April 11, 2012


    John Lithgow stars in The Columnist

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2011

    Jack Newfield: There Is No "New Journalism"

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. May 18, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 20 Of honest men & good writers By Jack Newfield After participating in several panel discussions, attending (More)'s counter-convention, reading books and articles by Tom Wolfe and Mike Arlen, and being i ... More >>

  • Books

    November 13, 2001
  • News

    August 3, 1999
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    October 13, 1998