clmporg:

You may know the lovely and oh-so-generous literary citizen Amanda Bullock as the Director of Public Programming at Housing Works Books, but she is also the co-founder and co-organizer of the Moby-Dick Marathon (MDMNYC)! 

This three-day marathon reading of Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick, will be held in New York City from November 14th - November 16th (Ishmael super-fans may recognize the 14th as the anniversary of the U.S. publication of the book). In the past, over one hundred and fifty people participated in the event, each reading ten-minute segments of the novel. Three independent bookstores around the city hosted the reading: WORD, Molasses Books, and of course the Housing Works Bookstore and Cafe.

This year, MDMNYC hopes to expand their venue options, hire photographers and web designers, print programs in color, and provide their guests with more spoons for clam chowder! And they’re asking (nicely) for your help.

Show your support for this incredible project by backing their Kickstarter campaign! To make donating even more of a no-brainer, the MDMNYC team has also lined up some unreal-cool incentives for anyone who backs this whale of a project. The entire novel in Litograph poster-form? Yes please.

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You can even get a special edition STOCK TIPS: Chowder Zine!

mobydickmarathonnyc:

Moby-Dick Marathon NYC by Amanda Bullock and MDMNYC — Kickstarter

HUGE HUGE EXCITING NEWS! We just launched a kickstarter for MDMNYC! We have some really amazing rewards thanks to our generous and amazing sponsors penguinclassics, outofprintclothing, King Post Productions, spudd64, Sophie Blackall, Brian Floca, biancastone, littleneckbk, amyvirginiabuchanan, litographs and more!

Check it out, spread the word, and maybe pledge to help bring the 2014 Moby-Dick Marathon NYC to life. Thank you!

All that and a #STOCK TIPS: Chowder Edition!

Thank you Grand Central Life & Style books! So grateful to have made your distro list for soup fanatics.

Summer ain’t gonna stop me! #stocktips

I’m back, bitches.

stars-collected:

STOCK STOCK STOCK STOCK STOCK STOCK EVERYBODY

cinnamon toast crunch for scale

emilyerock:

Just finished making my first veg broth and it made me think of rachelfershleiser! On the right shows my efforts to squeeze every last bit of liquid from the veggies. On the left is the beautifully colored end product.

Yummmmmm!

librarianpirate:

Awww yeah

It’s still stock season you guys!

  • Amanda: oh dude
  • i used your stock "recipe" last night
  • pretty sure it is going to win against all previous attempts
  • smelled amazing
  • i made like a half batch bc i didn't have that much chicken but yes
  • i have been referring to the results as "fersh stock"
  • me: THIS IS THE GREATEST THING ANYONE HAS EVER SAID TO ME
  • Amanda: doubtful, but i'm glad