Web Resources on Herman Melville
Life and Works of Herman Melville:
It's all here: Biography, Bibliography, Great Quotes, and more
Student Discussion, Papers on "Bartleby the Scrivener" (University of Texas)
This site includes the following papers from a 1995 class taught by Daniel Anderson: The Mechanization of a Scrivener, by Tim Decker, The Mentally Disturbed Scrivener, by Greg Hyzak, Bartleby's Preferences, by Michelle Lemaster, Virtual Intercourse, by Mark Fisher, and Bartleby: A Story of Conflict in the Workplace, by David Barfoot. In addition there are responses to several issues about the story, as well as the full text from the Bartleby site.