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By William Shakespeare,Julie Hankey

ISBN-10: 0521542367

ISBN-13: 9780521542364

ISBN-10: 0521834589

ISBN-13: 9780521834582

This moment variation of Othello updates the 1st (Bristol Classical Press, 1987), either chronologically and conceptually. It contains attention of productions from the final seventeen years, and reconsiders previous fabric within the mild of more moderen severe attitudes. Post-colonial and feminist reviews have had an impression at the method Othello is perceived and interpreted. The query of blacked-up/black/colour-blind casting and the importance of white and/or black audiences in several political and racial contexts have lately develop into even more essentially articulated. within the method, Shakespeare himself has no longer escaped the cost of racism. both, the location of Desdemona has bought extra focussed recognition, either because the forbidden item of wish inside a racial framework, and as a girl in her personal correct. This version takes account of those advancements in feedback, within the theatre, on movie, and within the variations which got down to interrogate Shakespeare's text.

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