Othello by William Shakespeare | Motifs

May 9, 2019
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Othello by William Shakespeare | Motifs

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Professor Bradley Greenburg of Northeastern Illinois University explains the motifs in William Shakespeare's play Othello.

Othello, written in 1603-4, centers on a mysterious conflict between the Moorish protagonist by the same name as the play and his malevolent ensign Iago. Othello of Venice, Italy is a passionate soldier and lover who woos the noble and good-hearted Desdemona.

Sadly, Othello remains oblivious to the plots of mastermind Iago, who is puppeteering schemes involving all the plays other characters. ...

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