A critical survey of ancient and modern criticisms, both English and American, of the motivation of Shakespeare's Iago
Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Dr. Ralph M. Wardle
This paper is a consideration of the interpretations of Iago’s motivation, written by both English and American critics though the year 1950. Other criticism of the character of Shakespeare’s Iago, who appeared in Othello, which does not pertain to the villains motivation, will be omitted.
Wiesner, Sharon Marie, "A critical survey of ancient and modern criticisms, both English and American, of the motivation of Shakespeare's Iago" (1965). Student Work. 3167.
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A Thesis Presented to the Department of English and the Faculty of the Graduate College University of Nebraska In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Master of Arts University of Nebraska at Omaha. Copyright 1965 Sharon Marie Weisner.