All aboard: English classes go whale watching

All aboard: English classes go whale watching

English III Honors classes traveled to San Diego for a whale-watching excursion in order to relate to their current novel “Moby Dick” on April 11. Students from classes taught by Malina Mamigonian and Charles Berezin had the option of participating in the sailing trip to better understand Herman Melville’s classic novel about obsession and revenge. […]

A whale of a time: students take part in Moby Dick read

Students and faculty read the entirety of “Moby Dick” aloud over the course of approximately 21.5 hours in Seeley Mudd Library, starting at 10 a.m. April 21 and ending the following morning. The readings were broadcasted on KHWS so that students who were not able to attend the event in person could listen in. “This […]

LIVEBLOG: "Moby-Dick" read-a-thon

English teacher Charles Berezin read the epilogue of “Moby-Dick” Saturday afternoon, concluding a 24-hour read-a-thon sponsored by the English Department in Mudd Library. Chronicle staff livetweeted all 135 chapters of the event with pictures, video and memorable quotes. Check back in hourly for progress updates or search on Twitter with the hashtag #mobydickreadathon. Read the […]