Othello

Othello

by Nicholas Potter
     
 

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Othello is a major shakespearean text, studiedwidely and often adapted for film and TV and isespecially challenging for a multicultural society.Othello lends itself to criticism through discussion ofthe major characters although this study also focuseson recent criticism's analysis of the characters as"signifiers". The study of the key characters

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Othello is a major shakespearean text, studiedwidely and often adapted for film and TV and isespecially challenging for a multicultural society.Othello lends itself to criticism through discussion ofthe major characters although this study also focuseson recent criticism's analysis of the characters as"signifiers". The study of the key characters takesthe discussion of the text immediately into thecentral issues of "otherness", gender, race andpower.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826494320
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
03/07/2008
Series:
Character Studies Series
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
5.36(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.69(d)

Meet the Author

Nicholas Potter is the Head of School of Humanities and Performing Arts and lectures in English at Swansea Institute, UK.

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