Herman Melville

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Wyn Kelley sails on the Charles W. Morgan

Wyn Kelley has spent more than 30 years studying the works of Herman Melville — particularly his seminal whaling novel "Moby-Dick" — so she was thrilled to get the chance this summer to sail aboard an actual whaling ship. Chosen from more than 300 applicants, ... [Published MIT News feed - 5 hours ago]
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'Moby Dick' mini read-a-thon

PLYMOUTH - Stop by the front lawn of the Plymouth Public Library at 132 South St. at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, to hear the opening salutations and first two chapters of “Moby Dick” being read out loud.Participants will then adjourn to the Otto Fehlow meeting ... [Published Wicked Local Plymouth - 9 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Today in History: August 1, 2014

Today is the 213th day of 2014 and the 42nd day of summer.TODAY’S HISTORY : In 1834, Britain abolished slavery in all of its colonies.In 1876, Colorado was admitted as the 38th U.S. state.In 1957, the United States and Canada announced the formation of ... [Published Columbia Daily Herald - 15 hours ago]
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History for August 1

History for August 1 - On-This-Day.com :  World Breastfeeding Week begins (Aug 1-7). See  www.lalecheleague.org Lollapalooza, Grant Park, Chicago, IL (Aug 1-3). 23rd anniversary. See  www.lollapalooza.com Twins Day Festival, Twinsburg, ... [Published MuskegonPundit - 17 hours ago]
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Today in History for August 1st

Highlights of this day in history: A shooting rampage takes place at the University of Texas clock tower; Germany declares war on Russia in World War I; Adolf Hitler opens the Berlin Olympics; Author Herman Melville born; MTV debuts. (Aug. 1) ... [Published USA Today - 17 hours ago]
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Star Witness Steps Up To The Stand In McDonnell’s Corruption Trial

The corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell continues to unfold in Richmond. The prosecution’s feature witness, Star Scientific chief executive Jonnie Williams, testified Thursday against McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. Jeff Schapiro has ... [Published New England Public Radio - 23 hours ago]
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On Either Side Of Gaza, Leaders’ Gain Support — But Blame Game Awaits

Nearly a month into the war in Gaza, pollsters have been taking a look at how attitudes in the region have changed among Israelis and Palestinians. For more on the changes to public opinion, Ari Shapiro speaks with Camil Fuchs of Tel Aviv University and ... [Published New England Public Radio - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Is John le Carré the greatest living writer?

A fewKerr’s comment didn’t interest me in the least. Reputation-speculation just isn’t my thing. Most people know that Herman Melville’s “classic’’ “Moby-Dick” was out of print during the author’s lifetime, and became a classic only decades after his ... [Published Boston Globe - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

2014 BYD F7 | new car review

Looking at the 2014 BYD F7, just one thought comes to mind, a quote by Herman Melville. When Melville said “It is better to fail in originality, than to succeed in imitation”, he probably wasn’t referring to the F7, but that doesn’t render the quote irrelevant. ... [Published AutoMiddleEast.com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Beijing Begins Apparent Corruption Probe Into High-Level Official

China has begun investigations into one of the country’s senior politicians. Zhou Yongkang was a former domestic security chief, and he’s suspected of “serious disciplinary violations” — a phrase which usually stands for corruption.Copyright 2014 NPR. ... [Published New England Public Radio - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Bartleby

By Julian Hobba, after Herman Melville. The Street Theatre, Canberra. 26 July – 3 August 2014Herman Melville’s 1853 short story “ , the Scrivener: A Story of Wall-street” tells of a subdued law copyist, or scrivener, who, after several days of hard work ... [Published Stage Whispers - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Day-long reading of Moby Dick at Plymouth Library

PLYMOUTH -- The Plymouth Public Library will host a complete public reading, from beginning to end, of the American classic Moby Dick on Saturday, Aug. 2.The “Mini Read-A-Thon” will start at 9 a.m. on the front lawn of the library and opening salutation ... [Published Wicked Local Plymouth - Jul 27 2014]

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Wyn Kelley sails on the Charles W. Morgan [Published MIT News feed - 5 hours ago]
'Moby Dick' mini read-a-thon [Published Wicked Local Plymouth - 9 hours ago]
UPI Almanac for Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 [Published UPI - 14 hours ago]
Today in History: August 1, 2014 [Published Columbia Daily Herald - 15 hours ago]
History for August 1 [Published MuskegonPundit - 17 hours ago]
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On Either Side Of Gaza, Leaders’ Gain Support —... [Published New England Public Radio - 23 hours ago]
Star Witness Steps Up To The Stand In McDonnell... [Published New England Public Radio - 23 hours ago]
Israel: A Necessary State [Published Magic City Morning Star - Jul 31 2014]
Is John le Carré the greatest living writer? [Published Boston Globe - Jul 31 2014]
Galapagos: Nature's time machine [Published New Zealand Herald - Jul 31 2014]
Calendar, Aug. 1-7 [Published Wicked Local Bridgewater - Jul 30 2014]
2014 BYD F7 | new car review [Published AutoMiddleEast.com - Jul 30 2014]
Beijing Begins Apparent Corruption Probe Into H... [Published New England Public Radio - Jul 29 2014]
International Court Rules Against Russia In $50... [Published New England Public Radio - Jul 28 2014]
Is Big Philanthropy A Western 'Tyranny Of Exper... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 28 2014]
Bartleby [Published Stage Whispers - Jul 28 2014]
New study uncovers the largest vocabularies in rap [Published Concrete Playground - Jul 28 2014]
Campaigning with Grant [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 28 2014]
Day-long reading of Moby Dick at Plymouth Library [Published Wicked Local Plymouth - Jul 27 2014]
Faith Forum: What makes the outcast worth loving? [Published Lawrence Journal-World - Jul 26 2014]
The weird and wonderful inventions of Kickstarter [Published Telegraph - Jul 25 2014]
White House OKs Underwater Torture Chamber [Published RINF.com - Jul 24 2014]
Emoji Dick: A crowd-sourced translation of Moby... [Published Doobybrain.com - Jul 24 2014]
Gnosis, Vinton Team Up for Four-Picture Slate [Published Animation Magazine - Jul 24 2014]
Whales as Ecosystem Engineers [Published University of Vermont - Jul 24 2014]
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Moby Dick Rehearsed [Published Examiner.com - Jul 21 2014]
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Wyn Kelley sails on the Charles W. Morgan [Published MIT News feed - 5 hours ago]
Wyn Kelley has spent more than 30 years studying the works of Herman Melville — particularly his seminal whaling novel "Moby-Dick" — so she was thrilled to get the chance this summer to sail aboard an actual whaling ship. Chosen from more than 300 applicants, ...
History for August 1 [Published MuskegonPundit - 17 hours ago]
History for August 1 - On-This-Day.com :  World Breastfeeding Week begins (Aug 1-7). See  www.lalecheleague.org Lollapalooza, Grant Park, Chicago, IL (Aug 1-3). 23rd anniversary. See  www.lollapalooza.com Twins Day Festival, Twinsburg, ...
Campaigning with Grant [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 28 2014]
by Eric Byrd On Facebook I follow a number of the US Department of the Interior's National Battlefield Parks, National Battle Sites, and Military Parks. In the progress of the Civil War's sesquicentennial each of these sites has had their day ...
Emoji Dick: A crowd-sourced translation of Moby... [Published Doobybrain.com - Jul 24 2014]
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle||[]).push({}); p> Emoji Dick is a crowd sourced and crowd funded translation of Herman Melville’s Moby Dick into Japanese emoticons called emoji. The project was conceived by Fred Benson and was successfully funded ...
Obama’s Undocumented Darwinian Dilemma [Published Politisite - Jul 09 2014]
The current administration is saying that if only the Republicans would pass his immigration reform bill, then we wouldn’t have the problems we’re seeing with the immigration issue today. According to our populist President, “Independent experts said ...
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