In the Bitter Letter (A Rendition of Othello)

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    Through a series of 'rents', this article reads the interplay between Shakespeare's Othello and various senses of rendition. The strange relations of theatricality, desire, violence and the unknown that the play stages are read in the light of Jacques Derrida's thinking on strangers, inhabitation, pity and blindness. In offering a rendition of Othello, much hinges on the politics of the word 'in'.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)89-108
    Number of pages20
    JournalOxford Literary Review
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - Jul 2012


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