Leviathan

Leviathan is a magazine specializing in Humanities topics.

Articles from Vol. 10, No. 3, October

All Astir
".... He was ever dusting his old lexicons and grammars, with a queer handkerchief, mockingly embellished with all the gay flags of all the known nations of the world." Moby-Dick, "Etymology" Like Melville's Usher, we dust our volumes with a...
Lines from Arrowhead: 2008
The year 2008 will be exciting at Arrowhead, and we at the Berkshire Historical Society (BHS) want you to know what is happening. The Board of Directors has approved a number of new major initiatives. The Barn First, BHS plans to add a new barn...
Melville's Marginalia in Marlowe's Dramatic Works and in Selections from Lamb's Specimens of English Dramatic Poets
While arguing in "Hawthorne and His Mosses" (1850) that American critics were neglecting native geniuses in their midst, Herman Melville similarly decried the literary establishment's veneration of Shakespeare at the expense of other Elizabethan dramatists....
Melville's Notes from Thomas Roscoe's the German Novelists
Sometime after writing Mardi (1849) and before publishing Moby-Dick (1851), Herman Melville made notes from borrowed books in the back of a prized volume of Shakespeare. The seventh volume in Melville's seven-volume set of Shakespeare's Dramatic Works...