About the Author

Richard J. King is visiting associate professor of maritime literature and history at the Sea Education Association in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. For more than twenty years he has been sailing and teaching aboard tall ships in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. He writes and illustrates a column on marine animals for Sea History magazine, edits the “Searchable Sea Literature” website, and was the founding series editor of Seafaring America. For more information, visit http://www.richardjking.info/.
Hometown: Mystic, CT

Events for Author

Nov 21, 2019 7:00 PM

1256 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138
 

Richard J. King discusses and signs his new book Ahab's Rolling Sea: A Natural History of "Moby-Dick" at the Harvard Bookstore.

See the Harvard Bookstore events calendar for more information.
 

Dec 7, 2019 2:00 PM

75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT 06355
 

Richard J. Kingwill discuss and sign his new book Ahab’s Rolling Sea: A Natural History of "Moby-Dick" at the Mystic Seaport Museum bookstore in Mystic, CT.

See the Museum events calendar for more information.
 

Dec 13, 2019 6:30 PM

9 Water St,
Rockland, ME 04841
 

Richard J. King discusses and signs his new book Ahab's Rolling Sea: A Natural History of "Moby-Dick" at the Maine Coastal Islands Wildlife Refuge 
Center in Rockalnd, ME.

See the Refuge Center website for more information.

 

Jan 16, 2020 6:00 PM

at  the Herreshoff Marine Museum
 

1 Burnside St. 
Bristol, RI 02809
 

Richard J. King, author of Ahab’s Rolling Sea: A Natural Hitsory of "Moby-Dick"  will speak as part of the Herreshoff Marine Museum lecture series in Bristol, RI.

See the Herreshoff Museum website for more information.
 

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