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For instance, Iago declares in Othello that, “Good wine is a good familiar creature, if it be well used.”Is That a Bottle of Wine I See Before Me? The Delights of Drunk Shakespeare|Tom Teodorczuk|June 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was a performing arts student at South Thames College, where he played the lead in Othello in 2010.John Boyega, the Hero of ‘Star Wars: Episode VII,’ Has the Force|Amy Zimmerman|April 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She is helplessly oblivious to what is going on between Iago and Othello.
Maggie Smith was Desdemona, the victim of circumstance, in the 1965 Othello adaptation.
Laurence Fishburne is the titular character in the 1995 film of Othello.
I make no doubt Othello was quite right, and Desdemona was no better than she should be.Ernest Maltravers, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Because they, the Islanders, have given a series of splendid entertainments to Othello and his Bride.
The character of the captain in Othello is never deeply realized.The Man Shakespeare|Frank Harris
The immense breadth and clearness of his intellect would have saved him from the fate of Othello, Troilus, or Antony.Oxford Lectures on Poetry|Andrew Cecil Bradley
Othello answers that Cassio has confessed the truth—has confessed the adultery.Shakespearean Tragedy|A. C. Bradley
Culture definitions for othello
A tragedy by William Shakespeare. The title character, a Moor, or dark-skinned Muslim, is a general commanding the forces of Venice. The villain Iago convinces Othello that Desdemona, the general's beautiful and faithful wife, has been guilty of adultery; at the end of the play, Othello smothers Desdemona. A famous line from the play is Othello's description of himself as “one that loved not wisely but too well.”