The Discussion of Othello the Moor of Venice as a tragedy Name Professor Course Assignment Tittle Date Thesis statement This research paper will revolve around discussing Othello the Moor of Venice as a tragedy. Notably this research paper will discuss Othello as tragedy based on Aristotle’s definition and the concept of tragedy. The paper will also focus on some of the examples that make the protagonist Othello to be regarded as a tragic hero as defined by Aristotle. Besides it will use Aristotle’s concept of tragedy and tragic heroes to demonstrate why the play is being classified as a tragedy and not a comic or a moral play. Furthermore the research paper will feature how Aristotle understood and recognized tragedies in different plays as well as how the actions of characters can lead to a tragedy occurring or reversing the occurrence of tragedies. The Outline Introduction Discussing of Othello since we have witnessed his downfall up to the extent of death. Besides it has classified the play as an Aristotelian tragedy. The tragedy has been attributed to change from ignorance to knowledge and finally to wisdom. It has depicted the character traits associated with human nature and the possible pitfalls in case they tend to be so ignorant. References Bartels E. C. (2009). Speaking of the Moor: From" Alcazar" to" Othello". University of Pennsylvania Press.Drakakis J. (2014). Shakespearean tragedy. Routledge.Draya R. & Whalen R. F. (2010). Othello the Moor of Venice. Munteanu D. L. (2011). Tragic Pathos: Pity and Fear in Greek Philosophy and Tragedy. Cambridge University Press.Neill M. A. F. (2006). Othello the Moor of Venice: The Oxford Shakespeare. Clarendon Press. Shakespeare W. (2007). The Tragedy of Othello Moor of Venice. Echo Library. Shakespeare W. & Opzoomer C. W. (1860). Othello the Moor of Venice. Gebroeders Binger. [...]
My deadline is 17 March 2018 with a 1500 word research paper.