He's right. And you are probably thinking the same thing.
One of the things I loved about reading Moby Dick (and I admit it: I loved reading Moby Dick) was following along in the book while I listened to various readers take on chapters at Moby Dick Big Read. Each chapter was accompanied by a photo or a video of something that nominally represented the chapter. The art added much to the story. I thought I'd share a few with you.
Chapter 5 Breakfast
Nourish. Boyd Webb, 1984
Chapter 6 The Street
Queequeg, 45 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 5 in. , oil paint on aluminum, 2010
Chapter 13 Wheelbarrow
Proposal for Memorial, 2011
Chapter 33 The Specksynder
DRAWING RESTRAINT 9, 2005, Production Still
Chapter 53 The Gam
Whale Stamps 2012
Chapter 108 Ahab and the Carpenter
Art for Omnivore, 8.5″ x 11″ Digital photograph www.broadsidedpress.org February 1, 2012
Chapter 113 The Forge
The bond in between the things
For more wordless photos, go to Wordless Wednesday.
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