Jane Austen scholar and expert David Shapard joins us on the line in advance of this Sunday's Austen marathon to discuss the novelist's work and recent film and television adaptations.
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Plácido Domingo returns to Verdi’s masterpiece, taking on the baritone title role.
"What are men compared to rocks and mountains?"
Jane Austen wasn't talking about the Super Bowl when she wrote that, but I imagine she might enjoy the prospect of her characters doing battle with the Packers and the Steelers this Sunday.
William S. Burrough’s work was vilified by conservatives and banned by the U.S. government, but emerged to influence artists for generations to come.
Pioneers of Television looks at some of the most hillarious moments in TV history.
Pioneers of Television looks at the formative years of late-night television with Steve Allen, Jack Paar and Johnny Carson.