Thursday, March 4, 12 pm. Book and Collections Club Meeting: Herman Melville, Benito Cereno. Featuring central character Amasa Delano, a real-life Duxbury native and the captain of a Massachusetts ship, Herman Melville’s novella “Benito Cereno,” is a fictionalized account about the revolt on a Spanish slave ship, first published in three installments in “Putnam’s Monthly” in 1855. Pick up your copy today and join us for discussion on March 4! This discussion is part of a three-part series facilitated by DRHS Archivist and Historian, Carolyn Ravenscroft. This meeting is a virtual event.
Free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required. Sign up at: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErdu2vqjgoE90_J9_Hsivu6_twYfAF1j0B
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.