Chapter 18. Othello and the Problem of Blackness

  1. Richard Dutton and
  2. Jean E. Howard
  1. Kim F. Hall

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996539.ch19

A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume 1: The Tragedies

A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume 1: The Tragedies

How to Cite

Hall, K. F. (2005) Othello and the Problem of Blackness, in A Companion to Shakespeare's Works, Volume 1: The Tragedies (eds R. Dutton and J. E. Howard), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996539.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631226321

Online ISBN: 9780470996539

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Keywords:

  • central asia;
  • exploitation;
  • moor;
  • othello;
  • negro

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What is a Moor? What is a Negro?

  • “Your Son-in-Law Is Far More Fair than Black”