Daniel Quinn Essays



Ishmael by Daniel Quinn is a novel that focuses around a student being taught by a highly intelligent gorilla named Ishmael about the world and how it works. The way that world works is divided by two very different groups called the Takers and...

12th Grade


In Daniel Quinn’s Ishmael, Mother Culture is the embodiment of unquestioned influences man is accustomed to living by. Her story tells the Takers that they were intended to lead the world into paradise; however, quite the opposite happened....