Meanwhile, a group of intrepid readers is engaging in a marathon reading of Moby-Dick back in New York City this weekend.

Here’s the schedule:

Friday, November 16
  • 5PM to 12AM: WORD, 126 Franklin Street Brooklyn, NY 11222
Saturday, November 17
Sunday, November 18

For more information, visit the marathon’s website (, and take a look at this New York Times article. The groovy poster is by Bianca Stone and Paul Tunis. Bryan and I wish we could be there!