Essay on Analysis Of ' Othello ' By William Shakespeare

880 Words Sep 6th, 2016 4 Pages
This story is told from Iago’s perspective. It argues even when people have strength and intelligence in one area, they may still have weakness in others (Othello). Iago is a very deceitful man who has made it his point to manipulate and take advantage of everyone around him. This story is also about love, manipulation and a misunderstanding which leads to a revengeful death. Most of the readers can relate to this setting, because in most people lives there have been misunderstandings, and those who have been manipulative and jealous of you. Sometime, people discriminate against you due to race, gender, creed, or religion for one reason or another. Iago’s jealous rage started out by him not getting promoted, along with his prejudice insight of a man that did not promote him, Othello. Iaga doing what he does best, gets Cassio and Roderigo drunk and persuade Cassio and Roderigo into fighting, Cassio realized he had made a big mistake. “Reputation, reputation, reputation! O, I have lost my reputation!” Kennedy and Dana Gioia (2016, 2012, 2010). Iaga went on to manipulate Cassio by saying, “you have lost no reputation at all unless you repute yourself such a loser. All along he is manipulating Cassio, but he really wants Cassio’s job who had been chosen over him for lieutenant. Kennedy and Dana Gioia, (2016, 2012, 2010). “As a child, “my parents always told me to pick my friends carefully.” Everyone who smiles in your face or advises you to do things is not your friend,…

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