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The tragedy novel “Othello”, written by William Shakespear, was written in around 1600s. The four main themes of the story are racism, love, jealousy and betrayal. The two protagonists in the story, Othello and Iago, are basically the one's who were responsible for the tragic events. These tragic events includes the destroyed marriage of Othello and Desdemona, death of Desdemona, Emilia and also the downfall of Othello. This story questions who was more responsible...

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Task two, Othello This play presents several opposing views of love and marriage. What are these views and who expresses them? Iago is really jealous of Othello because he has Desdemona. However, Iago does not want Desdemona, he just envies Othello for the sake of it. Iago is jealous of Cassio too because Cassio got the promotion that Iago wanted. Desdemona is faithful to Othello no matter what, even when Othello accuses her repeatedly of just the opposite, and even when Othello is suffocating...

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OTHELLO An Assignment for Study on Shakespeare Subject Submitted for the Requirement of Final Exam compiled by: AHMAD SAAD I. 120610083 faculty of HUMANITIES English department Airlangga university 2010 INTRODUCTION Othello (2005) is directed by Oliver parker, and starring by Laurence Fishburne, Irène Jacob, Michael Maloney, Nathaniel Parker, Kenneth Branagh. Oliver Parker made his directorial debut with this...

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IN OTHELLO JENNIFER PUTNAM This paper was written for Dr. Brevik’s English 1102 class. Shakespeare is prominent in his use of recurring themes throughout his works, particularly those of love, death, and betrayal. All these themes are present in Othello. Most paramount, however, is jealousy. Jealousy runs the characters’ lives in Othello from the beginning of the play, when Roderigo is envious of Othello because he wishes to be with Desdemona, and to the end of the play, when Othello is...

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February 27, 2013 Othello Act 5 Scene 2 William Shakespeare was an English Renaissance writer who lived between the years 1564-1616. Throughout his life he wrote 38 plays, ten of them falling under the category of tragedy. Of these plays, one that stands out as possibly being his most notable tragedy is Othello. Othello tells the story of a Moorish general in the Venetian army’s downfall in both his personal and his professional life. After coming to the conclusion that his wife, Desdemona, is...

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The Defeat of Othello The operations of a human beings mind, the place where we hold thoughts, find peace and security is thought to be our own…what if this is compromised? Imagine no longer having control of your thoughts and never feeling secure and stable; the same way Othello felt after being controlled by Iago. In the play of Othello by William Shakespeare, the character Iago shows his abilities of understanding the mind of Othello, leading him to his downfall. He is able to do this by manipulating...

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them in some way. In the play Othello, the author, Shakespeare, tried to show the audience just how much jealousy and hatred can be contagious. The main character, Othello, is an older and wiser African American general in the Army. He married a very young, innocent, and naïve woman named Desdemona. Othello has just named Michael Cassio his lieutenant, Iago, a long time military veteran, was jealous that Cassio got the position he so badly wanted, and he hated Othello for not choosing him. Iago’s...

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Shakespeare's Othello is a play of destruction, deception and jealousy in which the mind of a valiant soldier named Othello is manipulated and cheated leading to his downfall. It is clear in the play that the contriving actions of others enable his weaknesses to be preyed upon and used as a tool of annihilation, but it is through the beguilement of others that seals him to his treacherous fate. Iago plays upon Othello’s own weaknesses and fears with his lies and innuendos making Othello a more susceptible...

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character: Othello. As one first begins to read this play, it seems that Othello is a truly noble character. Interestingly enough, with further reading and studying, one begins to doubt this nobility and speculate if his motives are guided by his love for others or his love for himself. Even though it is hard to see at first, the true nature of Othello’s character is actually quite self-centered. Throughout Othello there are several occurrences where it is shown that the character Othello is very...

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Othello Syndrome Vs. Othello Play The tragedy of Othello portrayed different social dysfunctions in each character. The main character Othello represented a psychiatric disorder known as delusional jealousy or called Othello syndrome after the Shakespeare’s play; and this social dysfunction interfere in his relationship with wife Desdemona. Although, this play refers long time ago, morbid jealousy is present today in males than women. Therefore, Othello syndrome obstructed Desdemona and Othello’s...

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 Othello Essay The process of Discovery involves going through a series of mental or physical challenges to acknowledge something that is unknown. This discovery can either contribute to ones personal development or to ones destruction. In the play ‘Othello’ by William Shakespeare and also the poem “Telephone Conversation” by Wole Soyinka the Protagonists make many discoveries that lead to their misfortune. Through skilful character synthesis and enforced language techniques Shakespeare...

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OTHELLO In the play Othello, the character of Othello has certain traits, which make him seem naive and unsophisticated, compared to many other people. This is why Iago, is able to manipulate him so easily. Iago told Roderigo, "O,sir, content you. I follow him to serve my turn upon him "(I, i lines 38-9). Iago is saying, he only follows Othello to a point, and upon reaching it he will not follow him any longer. This is the first sign of how deceitful Iago will be. Iago has his own evil agenda...

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Kevin Tran English 1AA3 November 14, 2013 Sean Ngo Othello: True love in Othello Love between two people is based on mutual attraction and trust. Trust is one of the most important qualities in any relationship and it makes or breaks that bond. In Shakespeare’s Othello, the relationship between Desdemona and Othello is convoluted and it can be seen in different ways. It is clear that after his corruption by Iago, Othello’s trust in Desdemona is broken resulting in both their deaths. However...

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Tue & Thu 10 – 12 Doctor Lanner Reputation: Easier Kept than Recovered The play Othello written by William Shakespeare reveals the importance of a person’s reputation. A reputation is an opinion about the character, typically a result of social evaluation on a set of criteria, of a person. “Reputation may be considered as a component of identity as defined by others.” (Reputation Management) In Othello all the characters’ public images are crucial to their existence. The play is based on a...

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(usually name of author and novel) Othello written by Shakespeare is one of the compositions that express it most clearly. 3. State Argument #1 Iago's jealousy brings the downfall of himself 4. State Argument #2 Iago's jealousy brings the downfall for Roderigo 5. State Argument #3 Iago's jealousy brings the downfall for Othello 6. Present Thesis In this play, jealousy is a dangerous, cruel quality. It is the reason for the downfall of Iago, Roderigo and Othello Your Thesis and all your topic sentences...

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Jealousy; The Green-Eyed Monster Rationale: Having just finished Act 3 of Othello (by William Shakespeare) , a motif stood out to me. The motif jealousy, and it can corrupt anyone, even a noble Moor with principles like Othello. While reading I realized how complicated Iago is as a character and how he lacks an origin to his jealousy, yet is convincing himself to carry out his evil doings  his ability to orchestrate a complicated interweaving of pre-planned scenarios. Iago's deception is...

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The Importance of Reputation in Othello In William Shakespeare’s Othello, there are many motives that drive the direction of the play’s characters. None more prominent than reputation. Reputation is simply part of one’s life, none can dispute that fact. To some it is a blessing, to others it is a curse. Throughout the duration of the play, the characters Iago, Othello, and Cassio display the importance of reputation. Iago’s honest reputation, Othello’s war fought reputation and Cassio’s desperation...

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Johnson English 102 TR 12:30 Essay 3 Iago, the Villian The play Othello, by William Shakespeare, resolves around Othello and his underlings Cassio and Iago. During the play, one of Othello’s subordinates, Iago, develops a very deep rooted jealousy toward a man named Cassio and his commander Othello. Iago seeks out the weaknesses of other characters in the play to get what he wants. Shakespeare unveils that even though Iago is a very intelligent character, he is to blame for the disaster that...

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action of the main characters: Othello, Iago, and Desdemona. Othello is, at heart, a play about deception, and the emotional turmoil and mental anguish it can cause. Although Iago aptly demonstrates all that is evil through his malevolent manipulation of others, he is not the only practitioner of deception in the play. Othello himself can also be regarded as a study in deception, albeit of a much more subtle variety than that of the gleefully fiendish Iago; for Othello engages in self-deception – less...

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Brendan Barbato Ms. Netcoh English IV EEP 28 January 2013 Othello Othello is one of William Shakespeare’s famous tragedies, which is an epic tale of a moor that is brought to Venice and serves as a general within the Italian army. Othello’s private life can be seen as more interesting than his life as a general, because of his marriage to Desdemona and all of those who try and ruin his relationship. Desdemona is the daughter of a wealthy lord, named Brabantio, who is a Venetian senator. The...

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Othello As one of Shakespeare’s most cunning plays, Othello explores a Moor’s struggle against the manipulative devices and forces of nature set against him, internally and externally. However despite the motifs that the play relies heavily on such as racism and deception, the patriarchy of manhood and its struggle with the nobility of honor stands as the overriding major theme in the play and is thus explored and epitomized by Iago through his soliloquy by the inequity of the gender...

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Through its portrayal of human experience, Shakespeare’s Othello prepares us for an inevitable tragedy. How is this revealed in the first 3 acts of the play? Weather the relationship is personal, public or rivalry; power is always present. Shakespeare demonstrates his thoughts on power in relationships in the tragic play, Othello. Throughout the play we see control and power struggles in three main relationships and the interaction between the main characters leads towards an inevitable tragedy...

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ENG 200 February 26, 2014 “Othello” Passage Analysis 883 “Othello” was a tragedy written by William Shakespeare around 1604. “Othello” describes a story of a well-respected Venetian general, Othello, whose life is destroyed by a deceitful and malevolent character, Iago. William Shakespeare created Iago to expose the evil cruelty lurking inside people who are not what they appear to be. Throughout the play, Iago is referred to as “Honest Iago” because he has deceived his friends into...

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Othello is a Classic Anything by William Shakespeare is a classic. Shakespeare is a world-renowned playwright. All of his works are well known and very popular. Othello is one of, his plays that consist of sexual jealousy and controversy of a romance between a biracial couple. Shakespeare's Othello is considered a classic because is consist of all the elements of a class: timelessness, enduring theme, and relatable characters. Othello is a classic because it includes the element of timelessness...

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lord, of jealousy. It is the green-eyed monster." (Act3.3) Describe the changes that Othello undergoes as Iago succeeds in arousing his jealousy.' From Act One to Act Three of ‘Othello', we witness the course of Othello's transformation from the beginning of the story to Iago's success in arousing his jealousy. Let us first take a look at Othello's character in the very beginning. When Othello first appeared in Act 1, Scene 2, he was a good, honest man, who was domestically a loving husband...

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In Shakespeare’s “Othello” the character Iago is considered to be the most dangerous of villains. He is a genuine schemer and manipulator, as he is often referred to as “honest Iago”, showing his skills at deceiving other characters so that not only do they suspect him but rely on him for the help that he promised to give. Iago repeatedly betrays other characters while keeping up his reputation as being an honest and noble man. His true thoughts are only revealed through his soliloquies. Iagos soliloquies...

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William Shakespeare wrote many of his famous plays during his ‘great tragic period’, he wrote them with an aim to not only entertain his audience but to educate them through a social and political reflection using literary and staging techniques. Othello was in approximately 1603, to do exactly this. Shakespeare was known for pushing the boundaries and this play was no exception with the plays central character being an African man in a position of authority. As Aristotle explains, an audience’s pleasure...

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easily jealous” is open to question, and his claim that he “loved not wisely but too well” seems both an understatement and an exaggeration (V.ii.354, 353). Further, Othello’s invocation of his own military triumphs might be seen as another example of Othello dangerously misordering his priorities. He seems to position his political reputation as his biggest concern, as he did in Act III, scene iii, lines 353–355, when, having decided that Desdemona does not love him, he exclaimed, “Farewell the tranquil...

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Othello: A Feminist Reading Using ideas from feminine stereotypes, explore ways in which Othello might be regarded as a product of its time. The representation of women in literature was felt to be one of the most important forms of socialisation. It provided role models which shown to both genders what is “acceptable” of females. Feminist Criticism examines the ways in which literature has been shaped according to the issues of gender. The feminist challenges the idea of women being submissive...

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Shakespeare present Othello as being responsible for his own downfall? Shakespeare’s Othello consists of the themes betrayal, love and dishonesty. At the centre of this play is the tragic downfall of Othello at the hands of his so called friend Iago. In this essay I will be discussing the reasons for and against Othello being responsible for his downfall through looking at critical interpretations of his character and actions. In some ways you could say that Othello was highly responsible...

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uses the individual locations in which the play The Tragedy of Othello takes place. From this geographical movement, the audience is shown how Shakespeare relates specific characters to individual geographic locations throughout the play. As a result, the physical geographic movement of the play represents much more than a simple backdrop; it serves to exemplify symbolically the battle between good and evil among the characters Othello, Desdemona, and Iago. In the beginnings of the play, Shakespeare...

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A3/S3/ P9) With this quote, Iago is trying to convince Othello that Desdemona is cheating on him with Cassio. In the story, Othello is going to have a lot of emotion in the way of his reasoning and will have a hard time believing the truth. Shakespeare created the character of Othello as a warning for people to use their mind rather than their heart to make decisions. Even though Desdemona is completely innocent, Iago is going to scheme Othello into thinking the worst about her. A lot of people know...

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thorough understanding of the play. In every provided response, the use of textual evidence is accurate and relevant and provides an almost precise understanding of the question. Each student has successfully examined the use of language throughout Othello and provided a comprehensive response regarding the question and further discussing the impact of language, showing “the cool logic of persuasion” and “the hot power of passion”. Through reading these responses, I am able to concentrate on aspects...

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THE DOWNFALL OF OTHELLO AS CAUSED BY IAGO Iago is one of Shakespeare s most intriguing and credible villains. Iago can be perceived as either evil or brilliant in his plans to be deemed lieutenant. As the villain in Othello , Iago has two main actions: to plot and to deceive. Iago is mad that Cassio was chosen to be lieutenant instead of himself. From this anger comes the main conflict of the play. Iago plans to ruin Othello and Cassio by carrying out a plan based on lies and deceit. This plan will...

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must be drank in moderation. With reference to the commandments four legs good to legs bad was changed to four legs good two legs better. It is these breaches in the seven commandments such as those mentions violated the seven commandments. OTHELLO – ESSAY QUESTION Emilia and Desdemona a can be held accountable for their own deaths. To a large extent I am disinclined to agree with the assertion. To a minor extent Emilia and Desdemona can be seen as innocent victims of circumstances beyond...

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Towards the ends of Othello both Emilia and Desdemona are confirmed as tragic heroines. Throughout the play, Emilia is beaten down by Iago, as a result of the gender inequality of the time and her low status as a woman. In the last scene though, she finally breaks through this and finds her voice and stands up to patriarchal domination, which leads her to her death, confirming her to be a tragic heroine. Differently, Desdemona starts off as being independent; standing up against her father by marrying...

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Othello Essay B. C. Forbes, a Scottish financial journalist who founded Forbes Magazine, once said, "Jealousy... is a mental cancer." Jealousy is one of the strongest and the most uncontrollable emotions. It can alter anyone's perspective and lead them to do unspeakable actions, ones that they would never do under any other circumstances. Envy and jealousy have always been around, as most all people are not completely satisfied; they want something more. In Othello, by William Shakespeare, Iago...

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the minds of Othello and Macbeth. Both Emilia (or Desdemona) and Lady Macbeth are characters in difficult circumstances. Explore how Shakespeare uses language and dramatic technique to present the stresses they endure. Explore how Shakespeare uses language and dramatic technique to present the weakness in the characters of Othello and Macbeth. Plan 1. Iago and the witches act as catalyst in the plays as they introduce new ideas into the play, was well as Macbeth and Othello. Furthermore...

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Othello: Othello a Tragic Hero

Othello: Othello A Tragic Hero If one reads Shakespeare's Othello, they can come to the conclusion that it might be one of the his most tragic plays ever written by Shakespeare. Romeo and Juliet, is probably the most famous of his tragic plays, but Othello, has characteristics that, I think make it even more tragic then his other plays, and therefore for that reason, you can say that Othello is the most tragic hero. Othello is a noble man, one who has grace with the ladies but also possesses...

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Othello vs Othello

Othello vs. Othello Throughout Hollywood history, many screen adaptations of famous books and novels have strayed away from its original. In almost every movie based on a literary work, there are always major differences. Whether it is in the story plot, character, or even its setting, spotting the differences is always easy to find. However, when it comes to Shakespeare the movies are rarely changed. In most movies, they are not only true to the plot, but even true to the dialogue. In perhaps...

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reality is one of the major themes in Othello. Shakespeare uses many literary devices throughout his play to develop this theme. Iago is known for being honest and loyal towards Othello, and the remaining characters of the play. However, he is not what he portrays himself to be. During scenes, he reveals his schemes to the reader. Dramatic irony and asides are effectively used to develop the theme of appearance versus reality. Dramatic irony is used when Othello believes Iago is honest and also when...

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OTHELLO ACT 1, SCENE 2 Shakespeare’s Othello is a play about love, jealousy and racism. Othello is a Moor, who is kidnapped as a child and brought to Venice, where he grows up, becomes a mercenary and through his bravery rises to the rank of General of the Venetian army. Othello is in love with the beautiful Desdemona, daughter of a senator and is secretly married to her. Iago, his junior, jealous of his success attempts to destroy Othello and Desdemona and through his machinations obliterates...

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Othello and Jealousy

Jealousy is described as feelings of resentment against someone because of that person's rivalry, success, or advantages. It plays a very large role in Shakespeare’s “Othello”. Jealousy is the fire that motivates Iago and clouds Othello’s judgment, leading to the downfall of both men. Iago is extremely jealous of Cassio because of his position in the army. “Iago, a Venetian soldier of so good reputation that he is known to everyone as “honest Iago”, feels bitterly and deeply that he has been...

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the beginning of time. These characteristics are explored in Shakespeare’s play, ‘Othello’ and Tim Blake Nelson’s contemporary film adaption ofOthello’, ‘O’. The themes of power and jealousy are explored throughout both the play and film. Though the film is an adaptation of the original play, the films is still able to stand alone with its own context whilst maintaining textual integrity. The premise of, ‘Othello’, and its 2001 contemporary film adaption, ‘O’, is that those who seemingly sit atop...

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Act 1 Scene 1 Questions 1. From Roderigo’s first speech it appears that he paid Iago for something? Can you tell what it is? So that he will help win over Desdemona’s heart 2. Iago say he hates Othello for what reason? Iago hates Othello because he didn’t get the promotion and Michael Cassio did and Iago thinks he is the one who deserves it 3. What does Iago say of Cassio? Iago says that Cassio is undeserving as he has no experience and only has book knowledge 4. What two kinds of followers...

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Othello the Outsider

Shakespeare portrays Venice as incredibly advanced for its time. This is seen especially though its democratic justice system, as we are shown that in Act One everybody has a voice regardless of their colour or sex. The fact that Othello has obtained the high position of “general” within the army suggests that his chances have by no means been restricted by the colour of his skin. Also the fact that he is treated with the utmost respect from the Duke, the highest authority in Venice, shows that the...

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Color of Othello

Colorful Othello :-an analysis of the color imageries used in the play “Othello” Imagery, in a literary text, occurs when an author uses an object that is not really there, in order to create a comparison between one that is, usually evoking a more meaningful visual experience for the reader or it may be defined as the use of more vivid figurative language to represent objects, actions, or ideas. And the color imagery is one of the prominent in them ,it refers to the use of colors by the author...

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Love and Othello

Love and Othello Human identity is one of the complex sides of human beings. Because there is no single identity, it is an unsoluble issue. People are different in terms of their natures. This has been one of the important elements that writers use in their works for years. William Shakespeare was one of them. He analyzed human identity very well and shaped his characters according to his researches. His analysis of humankinds are well-presented in his tragedies. Even though they have bad deeds...

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Conflict in Othello

Othello is a play which contains many conflicts between the characters. The main conflicts in ‘Othello’ are between friends and foes. Othello’s inner conflict, cultural and racial differences which lead to racial judgement and discrimination, to express these conflicts; Shakespeare uses many techniques such as soliloquies, dramatic irony, imagery foreshadowing and symbolism. Amongst the main characters there are many conflicts, however the main reason for most of the conflict if Iago and Shakespeare...

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Azeem Noor Othello – Essay Assignment Result of Revenge A desire for revenge can overcome a person and have great detrimental effects. This is especially true in the play Othello by William Shakespeare. The play takes place in a time of war between Italy and Turkey. The play begins in Venice, Italy but then shifts to the island of Cyprus for the remainder of the play. In the play, the main antagonist Iago was not chosen for a position of lieutenancy by his general, Othello. Othello had chosen...

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The Dimensions of Othello the Tragic Hero How does one define a “tragic hero?” Aristotle illustrates such a character as an overall great person with very noble traits, but one who is not perfect. Many will look up to these tragic heroes; however each hero will have a specific flaw. This “tragic flaw” will ultimately lead to that character’s downfall. Also, these characters will often have the abilities to both recognize their tragic flaws in the end and also connect with the audience in some way...

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Othello Assignment

Othello Assignment Othello is another of the great Shakespeare’s classics wrote in Elizabethan English. It is a five acts murder mystery tragedy, set up in the 1600’s that tells the story of Othello, The Moor of Venice. This story has all the classics Greek’s tragedy ingredients to make it an English Literature Classic. The story has a Great man, Othello, who seems to be a well-respected and a good person. Othello is married with Desdemona, without her father’s permission, in the beginning of the...

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demonstrated in Shakespeare’s play Othello, where trust is used as the main key to destroy a man’s reputation. Trust is the foundation in any relationship however, as the characters in Shakespeare’s play Othello discover, being too trusting can be deadly. Cassio, a lieutenant appointed by Othello, the General of Venice, is a worthy and diligent man, although Iago, a secret villain, believes otherwise. Iago feels he is more deserving of this position and Othello should of chosen him instead. Although...

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Othello; Jealousy

Throughout Shakespeare’s Othello, the major theme of jealousy is apparent. The tragedy Othello focuses on the doom of Othello and the other major characters as a result of jealousy. In Shakespeare’s Othello, jealousy is portrayed through the major characters of Iago and Othello. It utterly corrupts their lives because it causes Iago to show his true self, which in turn triggers Othello to undergo an absolute conversion that destroys the lives of their friends. Othello represents how jealousy,...

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Violence in Othello

Violence in Othello In William Shakespeare's Othello violence can be found in several different ways. Violence can be expressed physically, mentally, and verbally. This tragic play shows how jealousy and envy can overpower a person's mind and lead them to wreak havoc on others. Not only does this story give many different examples of violence, it displays how mental violence can promote physical violence, and continues on in that cycle. Mental promotes physical which ultimately leads back to...

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OTHELLO ESSAY Shakespeare’s domestic tragedy Othello continues to engage audiences through its exploration of race and gender power plays- universal concerns that transcend time and place. Othello is a warning for those who attempt to usurp the Elizabethan chain of being power structure. Those people, who attempt to contravene the divinely constructed social order, are punished for their anomalous actions. Through extracting the perennial power relations of the play, a Marxist and Feminist paradigm...

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The Fall of Othello

Bailey Lovell Shakespeare Shaw 3 December 2010 The Fall of Othello It would seem to most that that the protagonist in William Shakespeare’s The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice should have everything going for him. A respected member of Venice’s elite and an integral part of the military, Othello appears to have it all together. However, a closer look reveals a few cracks in his otherwise firm foundation. Othello is a black man in a white world, and he is self-conscious about...

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Othello-Oral

and thank you for your enthusiasm in wishing to audition for William Shakespeare’s Othello! Now, to be able to convey a character perfectly, one must know the culture, society, personality, relationships and various other components to portray the character as realistic as possible. This, you should know, in the dramatic world, is called realism. Now, you’ve all obviously been inspired by the character of Othello and let me tell you, that if you think it’s a piece of easy work and simply reciting...

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Plot of Othello

Othello begins on a street in Venice, in the midst of an argument between Roderigo, a rich man, and Iago. Roderigo has been paying Iago to help him in his suit to Desdemona. But Roderigo has just learned that Desdemona has married Othello, a general whom Iago begrudgingly serves as ensign. Iago says he hates Othello, who recently passed him over for the position of lieutenant in favor of the inexperienced soldier Michael Cassio. Unseen, Iago and Roderigo cry out to Brabanzio that his daughter...

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Othello Betryal

betryal othello Question:Examine the role of love and betrayal in the play? Othello is one of the many brilliant plays, which capture hearts of a wide audience, written by the great author William Shakespeare. This play is considered to be one of Shakespeare’s excellent pieces of writing based on tragedies, up to date. The play unfolds with themes such as romance, love which eventually ends in betrayal, tragedy, agony, which makes the Othello a wonderful play to discuss. What is love? How Shakespeare...

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