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April 2018

Moby-Dick Marathon Reading

April 27, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Provincetown Public Library, 357 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Provincetown will once again join New Bedford, MA, Mystic, CT, and New York City in celebrating its significant whaling heritage by hosting the third annual Provincetown Public Library Moby-Dick Marathon Reading in April 2018. Published in 1851, Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick chronicles the obsessive quest of Ahab, captain of the whaler Pequod, for revenge on a massive white whale responsible for destroying his ship and severing his leg at the knee during a previous voyage. The three-day marathon reading of this…

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