Melville, Moby Dick and the Morgan

with Melville Scholar Dr. Mary K Bercaw Edwards

Join Herman Melville Scholar, Dr. Mary K. Bercaw Edwards, and Mystic Seaport staff to learn all about one of the great American classics, Moby-Dick. Bercaw Edwards, Associate Professor of English, University of Connecticut, is an accomplished Melville scholar. Her books include Cannibal Old Me (2009) and Herman Melville’s Whaling Years (2004). Bercaw Edwards has worked aboard the Charles W. Morgan for over thirty years and was one of the Morgan’s sailing crew for the 38th Voyage. This program will include a special Moby-Dick themed tour of the Charles W. Morgan, lecture, and pizza! RSVP now to join us.

*"Moby Dick p 510 illustration" by A. Burnham Shute - Moby-Dick edition - C. H. Simonds Co. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.


Wednesday, March 02, 2016
4 - 6 pm
Mystic Seaport; please RSVP for details

Pizza and beverages will be provided for participants so please RSVP to John Boudreau to find out the location and more details. / 860-572-0711 ext. 5008. Please note this is a different RSVP contact!

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Please contact John Boudreau:, 860-572-0711 ext. 5008.