Othello

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Desdemona (Fictitious character)

Page: 253

View: 1917


Othello

Author: William Shakespeare,Gayle Holste

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764120589

Category: Drama

Page: 319

View: 8736

Shakespeare's tragedy of the Moor whose love for Desdemona is destroyed by jealousy is presented in its original text on each left-hand page, with a modernized "translation" on the facing right-hand page. Also included are quizzes and discussion points that teachers can use in the classroom and include in tests.

Othello

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Othello (Fictitious character)

Page: 91

View: 9153


William Shakespeare’s Othello

Author: N.A

Publisher: Atlantic Publishers & Dist

ISBN: 9788126901166

Category:

Page: 232

View: 5502

William Shakespeare Is Considered The Best Poet And Dramatist Of All Ages. His Tragic Drama Othello Has Been Popular Since Its First Perfor¬Mance At The Beginning Of The Seventeenth Century, With Both The Audience And The Readers. The Play Is Still Performed And Several Film Versions Have Also Appeared. The Play Generated Much Controversy And At The Same Time Created Some Genuine Interest In It. It Is, However, In The Theatre That We Can Fully Appreciate The Genius Of Shakespeare As A Dramatist. But In Order To Have A Proper Assessment Of A Play By Shakespeare, We Must Also Be Ready To Study It As Literature, Welcoming The Observations Of The Critics And Scholars, As They Help Us Come Closer To The Proper Meaning Of The Play.An Attempt Has Been Made In This Critical Study To Provide The Readers Of Othello With That Clear Insight Which May Help Them Comprehend The Play Properly, Enhancing Their Enjoyment Of The Play. Besides Discussing The Various Problems Connected With The Play, This Study Provides A Detailed Critical Analysis Of The Play, Scene By Scene, And Various Critical Approaches To The Play From The Seventeenth Century Upto The Modern Times. The Debates About The Real Identity Of The Dramatist, Continuing From The Beginning Right Up To The Present Time, Have Been Discussed And The Curious May Find In Them Enough Food For Thought. A Select Bibliography Has Also Been Provided For The Discerning Readers Who Want To Know More About The Play. A Number Of Questions Have Been Given At The End To Stimulate The Readers Interest In The Drama. As An Aid To The Smooth Reading Of The Play, A Glossary Of Difficult And Obscure Words And Terms Has Been Appended To The Book.It Is Hoped That The Present Book Will Prove Highly Useful To Both Students And Researchers Of English Literature. Even Those Engaged In Teaching Shakespearian Plays Will Find It Informative And Valuable.

Othello

Critical Essays

Author: Philip Kolin

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136536310

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 472

View: 5070

Including twenty-one groundbreaking chapters that examine one of Shakespeare's most complex tragedies. Othello: Critical Essays explores issues of friendship and fealty, love and betrayal, race and gender issues, and much more.

Othello

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN: 0393270084

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 9375


Othello

Author: Lois Potter

Publisher: Manchester University Press

ISBN: 9780719027260

Category: Drama

Page: 242

View: 1128

Of all Shakespeare's tragedies, Othello, with its issues of racism, jealousy and sexual stereotyping seems most immediate to contemporary audiences. This book examines variations of the play which reflect or challenge views about race and gender.

Othello

Author: Shane Barnes,Aidan Coleman,William Shakespeare

Publisher: Insight Publications

ISBN: 1921088540

Category: Drama

Page: 218

View: 5803

Even the most resolutely disengaged students can finally ‘discover’ and thrill to the rhythms and passions of Shakespeare’s plays! Award-winning teachers and Shakespearean scholars have extensively trialled their approach to teaching Shakespeare’s plays in the classroom, and this series is the result! The plays in this series are becoming increasingly popular for student resources in schools as English and Drama teachers discover their fabulous teaching and learning qualities.

Othello

Time Enigma and Color Problem

Author: Ernest Bloomfield Zeisler

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Interracial marriage in literature

Page: 60

View: 2663


William Shakespeare's Othello

Author: Harold Bloom

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 1438132751

Category: Othello (Fictitious character)

Page: 245

View: 9438

Camus's landmark novel traces the aftermath of a shocking crime and the man whose fate is sealed with one rash and foolhardy act. The Stranger presents readers with a new kind of protagonist, a man unable to transcend the tedium and inherent absurdity of everyday existence in a world indifferent to the struggles and strivings of its human denizens. This addition to the Bloom's Guides series features an annotated bibliography and a listing of works by the author for further reading.

Othello

A Contextual History

Author: Virginia Mason Vaughan

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521587082

Category: Drama

Page: 243

View: 8352

Shakespeare's Othello has exercised a powerful fascination over audiences with its portrayal of destructive jealousy. This study is a major exercise in the historicization of Othello in which the author examines contemporary writings and demonstrates how they were embedded in the text. Subsequent chapters analyze representations and interpretations from the Restoration to the present, using illustrations of performances and performers. Othello is revealed as a significant shaper of cultural meaning.

Othello: The State of Play

Author: Lena Cowen Orlin

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1408184540

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 304

View: 3864

Othello has a long history of provoking profound emotion in its audiences and readers. This 'freeze frame' volume showcases current debates and ideas about the play's provocative effects. Each chapter has been carefully selected for its originality and relevance to the needs of students, teachers, and researchers. Key issues and themes include: - Gender, Love, and Desire - Race, Ethnicity, and Difference - Social Relations, Status, and Ambition - Tragedy, Comedy, and Parody - Language, Expression, and Characterization All the essays offer new perspectives and combine to give readers an up-to-date understanding of what's exciting and challenging about Othello. The approach based on an individual play, unlike that of topic-based series, reflects how Shakespeare is most commonly studied and taught.

Othello

A Study Commentary

Author: H. S. Toshack

Publisher: WordSmith

ISBN: 095800580X

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 136

View: 8264


Othello - Side by Side

Author: N.A

Publisher: Prestwick House Inc

ISBN: 9781580495226

Category: Interracial marriage

Page: 272

View: 9890

Visually engages readers by placing the original dialogue on the left-hand side of the page, and a modern prose interpretations on the right. As a result, it is easy for readers to cross reference as they move through the play and finally "get" Shakespeare.

Othello: Language and Writing

Author: Laurie Maguire

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1472518306

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 232

View: 3819

In this volume on Othello, Laurie Maguire examines the use and misuse of language, the play's textual and performance histories and how critics and directors have responded to the language of sexual jealousy.

Othello (W. Shakespeare)

Author: George Potter Wakefield

Publisher: Blackwell Publishers

ISBN: N.A

Category: Drama in English - Shakespeare, William - Othello - Study outlines

Page: 72

View: 7972

Structure - Characters - Poetry - Detailed analysis.

Othello

Author: Harold Bloom,Neil Heims

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780791098431

Category: Drama

Page: 325

View: 1905

Presents essays written from the seventeenth through the early twenty-first centuries that offer an analysis and critique of "Othello," and includes a summary of the play and excerpts of key passages.