In celebration of Melville’s 200th birthday, join us for a morning of lectures with speakers, Nathaniel Philbrick, Dr. Jamie Jones, and Dr. Mary K. Bercaw Edwards. We will open the symposium with a dramatic reading of entries from whale ship logs that relate to passages in Moby-Dick.
Reading of shared passages from NHA Log books & Moby-Dick Harvey Young and Caleb Kardell
The Enduring Power of Moby-Dick with Nathaniel Philbrick
Nostalgia for the Wooden World: Rockwell Kent’s Moby-Dick with Dr. Jamie Jones
Herman Melville: Sailor, Writer, Metaphysician with Dr. Mary K. Bercaw Edwards