Category Archives: Maritime Lectures

Seeing Liverpool through Herman Melville’s Eyes: Google Earth Map of Victorian Liverpool

Most people have experienced entering a foreign city for the first time– it’s those first moments when your senses are most perceptive. Struck by the new sights and smells, the architecture and the customs, the strange and extraordinary aspects of the city emerge. … Continue reading

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Moby Dick on the Mersey 4th-6th May 2013: Volunteer to Read

Moby Dick on the Mersey is the first ever marathon reading of Moby-Dick in Liverpool and takes place over the weekend of May 4th-6th 2013 at the Merseyside Maritime Museum in Liverpool. There are still places available for readers who want to … Continue reading

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Maritime Lectures, 2013

As part of the Moby Dick on the Mersey project Claire Jones’s annual Maritime Lectures series is will have a whaling theme in 2013. The lecture programme is taking shape. The list is still in draft, but it will be … Continue reading

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