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Bülent Diken

Exchange Winter Sleep ’s main protagonist, Aydın, is an aging former actor who moved from Istanbul to Cappadocia after retiring. He runs a business, Hotel Othello, which he has inherited from his family, together with other property that he rents out. His

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The Better Part of Stolen Valour

Counterfeits, Comedy and the Supreme Court

David Currell

Comedy: A Study in Comparative Drama from Aristophanes to Shakespeare (1954; repr. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1970). For the suggestion that the characterization of Othello is also informed by the miles gloriosus archetype, see Frye, Anatomy of

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The Madness of King Charles III

Shakespeare and the Modern Monarchy

Richard Wilson

toilet being flushed’, and the Othello quotation (3.3.176) announces that this will be another ritual of filth and degradation, with Bertie coaxed to shout ‘Shit, shit, shit’, to show ‘how defecation flows trippingly from the tongue’. 49 Logue

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Hamlet’s Catch-22

A Psychoanalytic Reading of Hamlet and Catch-22

Bahareh Azad and Pyeaam Abbasi

, Othello, King Lear, Macbeth (London: Macmillan, 1905), 72–102. 6 All extracts from Hamlet have been taken from: William Shakespeare, The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (Champaign, IL: Project Gutenberg, 1999). 7 Janette Dillon, The Cambridge

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Offshore Desires

Mobility, Liquidity and History in Shakespeare’s Mediterranean

Rui Carvalho Homem

Mediterranean Atlantic’ – Paul Butel, The Atlantic (London: Routledge, 1999), 45. 9 The Jew of Malta I. ii. 245; Othello III. iv. 26. 10 Fernand Braudel, The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II , trans. Siân Reynolds, vol. 1

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Provincial Shakespeare

Donald Wolfit, Marginality, and The Merry Wives of Windsor

Christopher Marlow

given of Hamlet , Othello , John Ford's ’Tis Pity She's a Whore and The Merry Wives of Windsor . 36 The ‘highest plane’ and ‘fighting spirit’ of which Harwood and Wolfit remark do not on the face of it seem to be much in evidence in these plays. No

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The Quest for the Sonnet

The Origins of the Sonnet in Arabic Poetry

Kamal Abu-Deeb

poetry, then Shakespeare would owe a far greater debt to Arabic poetry and creativity than just the character of Othello in his great play. For Lentini’s impact was immense as the impact of the sonnet spread, and became so powerful first in Italy and

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Shakespeare and War

Honour at the Stake

Patrick Gray

Other Virgil: Pity and Imperium in Titus Andronicus’, Shakespeare Survey 69 (2016): 30–45. 32 On Shakespeare’s soliloquies as studies in self-deception, see Patrick Gray, ‘Choosing between Shame and Guilt: Macbeth, Othello, Hamlet, Lear’, in

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Mirror Neurons and Film Studies

A Cautionary Tale from a Serious Pessimist

Malcolm Turvey

characters. When we understand characters deeply in films, novels, and other artforms—Othello, say, or Isaak Borg (Victor Sjöström) in Wild Strawberries (Ingmar Bergman, 1957)— we are not necessarily feeling what they feel, which in fact does not tell us