Tag Archives: Herman Melville

Inscrutable Malice

Inscrutable Malice: Theodicy, Eschatology, and the Biblical Sources of Moby-Dick

Satirical Apocalypse

Satirical Apocalypse: An Anatomy of Melville’s The Confidence-Man   This valuable new addition to Melville studies offers a ground-breaking interpretation of Melville’s last published novel, one of the most complex texts in American literature and a work that has long been noted for the divergent critical views it has elicited.