Posts Tagged: Moby Dick Marathon

Happy Birthday, Herman Melville!


At the time of this posting, the 29th Annual Moby-Dick Marathon has about three hours left of its 24-hour reading of Herman Melville’s classic novel. When the reading finishes, attendees will celebrate Melville’s birthday “in old-fashioned style with song and cake.” Did we mention they’re doing this all on the last wooden whaling ship in the […]