Education: Great Jane

Tiny St. John's College in Annapolis, Md. brags of the world's most distinguished faculty—the authors (Homer to Kant to Kierkegaard) of the 100-odd Great Books, "the real original and ultimate teachers at St. John's." Last week the college added its first lady to the staff: Jane Austen. Newest Great Book: Pride and Prejudice.


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