Season 1, Episode 8 A Very Great Man
First Aired: December 2, 2001
Max tarnishes Lester's image of Honest Abe Lincoln and has a falling out with Nell, who is upset over a mother-daughter weekend at school. Also, Andrea is accused of bias by an ultraconservative student. Lyla: Jayne Atkinson. Quincy: Michael Mosley. Erica: Helen Shaver. Lester: Eric Ian Goldberg.
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- Premiered: September 23, 2001
- Rating: None
- Premise: An abrasive yet impassioned history professor at a women's college suffers a midlife crisis. `This isn't going to be just about Max teaching, but about his learning,' said star Richard Dreyfuss. `He doesn't know anything anymore about his life.' Unfortunat… (more)