Othello—“The Noble Moor”
Lecture no. 30 from the course: William Shakespeare: Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies
Taught by Professor Peter Saccio | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Literature & Language Courses
Othello differs from the other great tragedies in many ways, not least in its lead character. Comparing Othello with Hamlet is highly revealing, as is asking why Othello deserves his sobriquet as "the noble Moor."