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Moby Dick Marathon Weekend
January 7 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until January 9, 2022
The Friday night kickoff opens the event from 7 –8 p.m. with a virtual lecture: The Spouter-Inn Revisited
by Christopher Benfey. Tickets are $20 for members and $25 for non-members.
Moby-Dick Marathon weekend continues with the 25-hour read-a-thon on Saturday and Sunday, with fun Melville-inspired activities, opportunities to chat with scholars from the Melville Society Cultural Project (MSCP), a Melville-inspired trivia game, and more.