Alexander Graham Bell shunned sign language, encouraging Keller to use oral communication.
Helen Keller became interested in socialism and demanded equal rights for all.
Rita Moreno's portrayal of her role on "One Day at a Time" was inspired by her mother.
Rita Moreno recalls giving the shortest Oscars speeches ever for "West Side Story."
Lin-Manuel Miranda on his first viewing of "West Side Story"
Buddy Guy met John Lee Hooker and Big Mama Thornton after years of admiring their music.
Hear Buddy Guy play the song by John Lee Hooker that made him want to learn guitar
A "Trocks" dancer describes what goes through his mind while dancing.
Kevin Kwan talks about how Amy Tan had an early impact on him.