Shakespeare Critical Anthology

What critic wrote about Shakespearean tragedy?
Kastan
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What Critic wrote about the pleasure of tragedy?
Nuttall
2 of 23
What Critic wrote about the portrayal of Iago?
Honnigman
3 of 23
What critic wrote about the character of Othello?
Leavis
4 of 23
What critic wrote about Othello, race and society?
Loomba
5 of 23
what critic wrote about the shakespearean tragic hero?
A.C Bradley
6 of 23
What Critic wrote about tragedy and madness?
Mack
7 of 23
"inescapable trajectory of the tragic action but not its cause"?
Kastan
8 of 23
"Fearful incomprehensibility"?
Kastan
9 of 23
"For shakespeare the uncertainty is the point"?
Kastan
10 of 23
"despise the pleasurable and to value the disturbing"?
Nuttall
11 of 23
"pleasure need not occupy the foreground of consciousness"?
Nuttall
12 of 23
"Unexpected and contrasted with previous happiness or glory"
Bradley
13 of 23
"His fall produces a sense of contrast"
Bradley
14 of 23
"privileged in madness to say things- Hamlet about the corruption of human nature"
Mack
15 of 23
"Madness has a further dimension, insight"
Mack
16 of 23
"Dramatic perspective can even make us the villains accomplices"
Honnigman
17 of 23
"He enjoys a godlike sense of power"
Honnigman
18 of 23
"Chief humourist"
Honnigman
19 of 23
"No tragic self discovery"
Leavis
20 of 23
"Tragically pathetic"
Leavis
21 of 23
"Othello dies belonging to the world of action in which his true part lay"
Leavis
22 of 23
"Othello is a victim of racial beliefs because he becomes an agent of misogynist ones"
Loomba
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What Critic wrote about the pleasure of tragedy?

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What Critic wrote about the portrayal of Iago?

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What critic wrote about the character of Othello?

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What critic wrote about Othello, race and society?

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