Moby-Dick discussion questions Chapter 17 “The Ramadan”: How does Melville mix humor and seriousness
- How does Melville mix humor and seriousness in this chapter? What’s funny? What serious ideas does he convey?
- Although Ishmael seems to be open-minded in many ways toward Queequeg’s religion, what things does he say that perhaps illustrate some tension in his attitude?
Asked on 02.06.2017 in English Literature.