1. Matt Kish and his Zak Smithesque project to draw a picture for every page of Moby-Dick.
2. The Whale by Philip Hoare
3. The poem in this weeks New Yorker by Robert Pinsky: “Whale”
4. Bands naming themselves after Melville’s masterpiece.
Will Tilikum going on a murder spree have any effect on this trend? I’m not sure.