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Happy Halloween: The 50 Scariest Characters From Literature

HuffingtonPost.com | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 29.12.2012 | Home

To celebrate Halloween, we've put our heads together to compile a list of the 50 most terrifying fictional characters ever (metaphorically - no one ha...

Moby-Dick Celebrated With Google Doodle

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 17.12.2012 | Home

Moby-Dick, the novel by Herman Melville considered one of the greatest in American literature, has be honoured with its own Google doodle. The desi...

How a Rap About Herman Melville Brought Me to Nantucket

MC Lars | Posted 11.02.2012 | Home
MC Lars

Growing up, I had always felt like a cultural tourist in the world of hip-hop. I remember listening to Dr. Dre's Chronic album as a kid and marveling at how an adult like Dre could use words that I wasn't supposed to use around parents.