The first-ever New York City marathon-style reading of Herman Melville's Moby-Dick will span three days, three bookstore, two boroughs, and feature over a hundred readers. Join us at WORD for an opening reception at 5 p.m., and “Call me Ishmael” at 6 p.m.
Readers: Paul Dano, Justin Taylor, David Goodwillie, Maris Kreizman, Josh Cohen, Stephanie Anderson, Adam Robinson, Lev Grossman, Avram Kline, Charles Gariepy, Nick Douglas, Elizabeth Gaffnery, Brendan Sullivan, Jennifer Brook, Matthew Wills, Rachel Fershleiser, Gary Giddons, Aaron Lefkove, Jason Diamond, Miles Klee, Christine Kanowik, Adam Wilson, Rachel Syme, Dustin Kurtz, Matthew Love, Michael Malice, John Glassie, Anna Perleberg, Mitchell Jackson, James Yeh, Michaelangelo Matos. For full, awesome details, go to mobydickmarathonnyc.org.
Herman Melville's masterpiece, one of the greatest works of imagination in literary history