In Which Is Discussed the Annual Moby-Dick Marathon of the New Bedford Whaling Museum
The New Bedford Whaling Museum's Moby-Dick Marathon is an annual non-stop reading of Herman Melville's literary masterpiece. The multi-day program of entertaining activities and events is presented every January. Admission to the Marathon is free.
Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Other "Lit Marathons" in the Boston area
...Hawthorne, Homer, Shakespeare, Dickinson, Whittier, even Rowling. See this recent Boston Globe article.