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CANCELED - L411 Summer 2020 Shakespeare’s Othello: Character and Language

Course number : L411 Summer 2020   
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CANCELED - L411 Summer 2020 Shakespeare’s Othello: Character and Language
Wednesdays, 9:40–11:05, July 8–July 22
Three sessions
Instructor: Richard Wilan
Class limit: 20

Othello focuses on two main characters—Iago and Othello, one a villain, the other a tragic hero. But what are the motives behind Iago’s villainy, and can we really see Othello as a hero? This is a meaningful play for the Shakespearean scholar since the plot is clear and compact, allowing us to focus on what Shakespeare does best: language and character. The course will be a lecture-discussion format.
Richard Wilan holds a PhD from the University of Maryland and is professor emeritus at Northern Virginia Community College, where he has taught English for many years. He is the co-author of Prentice-Hall’s Introduction to Literature.
 

Class Details

3 Sessions
Weekly - Wed

Location
Virtual Classroom

Instructor
Richard Wilan 

Class Fee: 

$0.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/8/2020 - 7/22/2020 Weekly - Wed 9:40 AM - 11:05 AM Online, Virtual Classroom  Map Richard Wilan 

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