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About Us

PROJECT STAFF

John Bryant John Bryant

Project Director and General Editor, Professor Emeritus of English, Hofstra University

Wyn Kelley Wyn Kelley

Associate Director, Senior Lecturer in Literature, MIT.

Robert Juckiewicz Robert Juckiewicz

Technical Supervisor and Vice President of Information Technology, Hofstra

Linda Hantzschel Linda Hantzschel

Assistant Technical Supervisor and Assistant VP of IT, Hofstra

Brian Ferris Brian Ferris

Technical Director and Web Development Project Leader, Hofstra

Kevin Pechin Kevin Pechin

Senior Web Developer, Hofstra.

EDITORIAL BOARD

General Editor: John Bryant

Associate Editor: Wyn Kelley

Co-editors: Colin Dewey, Timothy Marr, Gerard McGowan, Brian Yothers, Les Harrison and Christopher Ohge

MEL RESEARCH GROUPS

Editions

Co-editors: John Bryant and Christopher Ohge

Projects: generate textual core; supervise textual and contextual annotation; develop a comprehensive design for Versions of ... editions; transcribe Billy Budd manuscript; develop metadata.

Research Associates: John Bryant, Jaime Campomar, Rebecca Cheong, Dawn Coleman, Les Harrison, Wyn Kelley, Tony McGowan, Joseph Meyer, Christopher Ohge, Steve Olsen-Smith, Wesley Raabe, Steven Sill, Haskell Springer, John Walsh, John Wenke, Marta Werner

Art

Co-editors: Colin Dewey and Les Harrison

Projects: Moby-Dick and Art annotations; Melville’s print collection

Research Associates: Dennis Berthold, Les Harrison, Pilar Martinez Benedi, Christopher Sten, Robert K. Wallace

History

Co-editors: Timothy Marr and Tony McGowan

Projects: Person, Place, Event metadata, annotation and mapping of Battle-Pieces

Research Associates: Timothy Marr, Laura López Peña, Robert D. Madison, Cody Marrs, Christopher Oghe, Steve Rachman, Steven Olsen-Smith, Paul Wright

Travel

Co-editors: Wyn Kelley and Brian Yothers

Projects: Place metadata, mapping Melville’s geographical imagination, Melville in London (Itinerary)

Research Associates: Brad Bannon, Anthony Cohen, Mary K. Bercaw Edwards, Mary Isbell, Jeffrey Markham, Katie McGettigan, John Stromski, Brian Yothers

EDITORIAL CONSULTANTS

Laura Mandell (Miami of Ohio), Jerome J. McGann (Virginia), Joel Myerson (South Carolina), Bethany Nowviskie (Virginia), Daniel Pitti (IATH Virginia), Kenneth Price (Nebraska), Stephen Railton (Virginia), Martha Nell Smith (Maryland), Haskell Springer (Kansas), Andrew Stauffer (NINES, Virginia), and G. Thomas Tanselle (Guggenheim, emeritus), John Walsh (Indiana)

LIBRARY CONSULTANTS

Daniel Rubey (Dean Emeritus, Hofstra Library), Howard Graves (Assistant Dean, Library Systems), Geri Solomon (Special Collections), Leslie Morris (Houghton), Thomas Lannon (NYPL), John A. Walsh (Indiana University).

TECHNICAL CONSULTANTS

Nick Laiacona and Jamie Folsom (Performant Software Solutions), Syd Bauman (Northeastern), Julia Flanders (Northeastern), Kurt Fendt (MIT), Brian Ferris and Kevin Pechin (Hofstra IT)