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Turn The Tide: Courtney Mattison Exhibit

New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA

Courtney Mattison defines herself as both an artist and an ocean advocate. Her work illustrates the widespread and devastating effects of ocean warming and pollution on marine species, including corals and other invertebrates. The Los Angeles-based ceramicist and sculptor’s touring exhibit “Turn of the Tide” is on display in the Herman Melville Room at the […]

Portuguese Marine and Maritime Policy: The National Ocean Strategy 2030

New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park 33 William St., New Bedford, MA

Ricardo Serrão Santos will deliver a lecture on marine and maritime policy in the Cook Memorial Theater on Thursday, Dec. 16. A Principal Researcher at the University of the Azores, Pro-Rector of the University of the Azores, and President of the Institute of Marine Research (IMAR), Santos has dedicated his scientific career to the study […]

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Moby Dick Marathon Weekend

New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA

Moby-Dick Marathon weekend features the main 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. The marathon will be streamed online. In addition, the reading will be shown non-stop in the Whaling Museum’s theater. Admission is […]

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Moby Dick Marathon Weekend

New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA

Moby-Dick Marathon weekend features the main 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. The marathon will be streamed online. In addition, the reading will be shown non-stop in the Whaling Museum’s theater. Admission is […]

Recurring

Moby Dick Marathon Weekend

New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA

Moby-Dick Marathon weekend features the main 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. The marathon will be streamed online. In addition, the reading will be shown non-stop in the Whaling Museum’s theater. Admission is […]