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Aristotle portrays the tragic hero as one who embodies boldly his or her culture or state. He depicts a
tragic hero to as `somebody' who's psyche/soul is developed through interaction with the society they

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live in. from this we can gather that Othello is a very good example of a tragic hero he is an outsider in
the Venetian society but he integrates more fully than anybody else from his original society and
background. A…

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dew will rust them..." (I.ii.56), this could be symbolizing Christ's words `Put up thy sword into the
sheath' an extract from the Gospel. Hence Shakespeare links an idolized figure and Othello,
emphasizing his positive persona and therefore also attributing the view…

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Although Shakespeare does not waste any time transforming Othello the virtuous protagonist doubtfully
into an insane murder, but we need to remember that he is up against the most ingenious villain. Iago
does everything he can to intensify the effects of…

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and smote him thus." We're quite moved in Othello's ironic speech when he reveals before he
commits suicide, "Speak of one that loved not wisely, but too well, of one not easily jealous but,
being wrought, perplexed in an extreme..." Here…

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Bibliography

`Poetics' by Aristotle







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