FALL PREVIEW

The crisp snap of an October morn. The distant roar of a football stadium. The chatty drone of Oscar hopefuls being hyped. The inescapable thud as Michael Crichton's next best seller hits bookstores every-where. Yes, fall brings not only nature's harvest but culture's as well. A selective look at the new season's glories...

SHAKESPEARE: THE OLD JANE AUSTEN

School begins, and Hollywood hits the books. Keeping one eye on the Motion Picture Association membership and the other on the guard dogs of media morality, studios are releasing movies from the works of Henry James (Portrait of a Lady) and Thomas Hardy...

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