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Herman Melville

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  • Art review: 'COLA 2011: Individual Artist Fellowship' at Municipal Art Gallery

     
    The gallery housing Danial Nord's "State of the Art" sculpture at the Municipal Art Gallery is pitch-black. Until your eyes adjust, pretty much all a visitor sees is shards of bluish-white light flickering like broken glass on surrounding walls, as......
  • The creepy Nathaniel Hawthorne story Edgar Allan Poe loved

     
    Edgar Allen Poe grudgingly but effusively praised a creepy story by Nathaniel Hawthorne; it's a free download this week from Library of America....
  • God, Moby Dick and R.C. Sproul

     
    Just about every English lit student has studied the symbolism of Herman Melville's book, Moby Dick – particularly the meaning of the great white whale itself. In his latest issue of Tabletalk, theologian R.C. Sproul gives his theory, which he...
  • Summertime gear: Prevent bug bites, stay comfortable and read a book

     
    After spending time in the outdoors all spring on activities like camping, taking part in the Lehigh River Sojourn, traversing the Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor’s northernmost trail, I’ve come to the conclusion that I’...
  • Saturday's Highlights: 'The Town' on HBO

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of July 31 - Aug. 6 in PDF format TV listings for the week of July 31 - Aug. 6 in PDF format (from latimes.com/entertainment/news/tv) Weekly TV Listings and more can......
  • Goodbye Mulder, hello Ahab: Gillian Anderson talks 'Moby Dick'

     
    Gillian Anderson left "The X-Files" behind for literary classics. She talks about playing Mrs. Ahab in Encore's miniseries "Moby Dick" with William Hurt....
  • Tuesday's Highlights: ‘Take the Money and Run’ on ABC

     
    Tuesday's TV Highlights “Take the Money and Run” on ABC...
  • NEH gives $40 million in grants; $3.2 million to California

     
    National Endowment for the Humanities issues $40 million in grants, including $3.2 million to California museums, scholars and documentary filmmakers. Documentaries win the biggest grants; others sponsor seminars aimed to improve college and secondary...
  • Theater review: 'Moby Dick -- Rehearsed' at the Lyric Theatre

     
    David C. Nichols reviews Whitmore Eclectic's production of Orson Welles' "Moby Dick -- Rehearsed" at the Lyric Theatre....
  • See Moby up close at Book Soup

     
    Moby will sign his photography book "Moby: Destroyed" at Book Soup Monday night....
  • Atheists, agnostics most knowledgeable about religion, survey says

    Atheists, agnostics most knowledgeable about religion, survey says
    If you want to know about God, you might want to talk to an atheist. Heresy? Perhaps. But a survey that measured Americans' knowledge of religion found that atheists and agnostics knew more, on average, than followers of most major faiths. In fact, the...