The tragedy of othello

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The tragedy of othello

  1. 1. *Born1564*Died23 April 1616(aged 52)*OccupationPlaywright, poet,actor*Nationality English*PeriodEnglishRenaissance
  2. 2. The Tragedy of Othello,*A tragedy by William Shakespeare*Believed to have been written in 1603*and based on the Italian short story "A MoorishCaptain" by Cinthio**The work revolves around four centralcharacters:Othello, a Moorish general in the Venetianarmy; his wife, Desdemona; his lieutenant,Cassio; and his trusted ensign, Iago
  3. 3. ** Its have varied and current themes like racism,love, jealousy, and betrayal*Othello is still often performed in professional andcommunity theatres alike and has been the basis fornumerous operatic, film, and literary adaptations.*The conflict in this tragedy betweenan evil person is Iago and people do notknow the evil they Othello andDesdemona ……The Tragedy of Othello,
  4. 4. The Characters
  5. 5. **The Charactersthe Moor: A generalin theVenetianmilitary*HeroOthello
  6. 6. Desdemona, Othellos wifeand daughterof Brabantio**She had a handkerchief**The Characters
  7. 7. Iago, Othellos ensignand Emiliashusband.*Antagonist.*“I am not what I am”.**The Characters
  8. 8. Cassio,Othelloslieutenant.**The Characters
  9. 9. Emilia,Iagos wife andDesdemonasmaidservant**The Characters
  10. 10. Roderigo, a dissoluteVenetian, in lovewith DesdemonaBrabantio, aVenetian senator, Gratianosbrother, and Desdemonas fatherDuke ofVenice, or the "Doge“Gratiano, Brabantios brother**The Characters
  11. 11. Lodovico, Brabantios kinsman and DesdemonascousinMontano, OthellosVenetian predecessor in thegovernment of CyprusClown, a servantOfficers, Gentlemen, Messenger, Herald,Sailor, Attendants, Musicians, etc.Bianca, Cassios lover**The Characters
  12. 12. *Iago kills Emilia then Othello injuredIago but did not kill him…Does this meanthat evil staying, and the good die?*Cassio take over after the death ofOthello.*Othello killed himself after stranglinghis wife.*The End:
  13. 13. For listeningPresented by:Eman al -Jeady

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