The semiotics of 'Othello'

Watts, Cedric (1991) The semiotics of 'Othello'. In: Cookson, Linda and Loughrey, Bryan (eds.) Othello. Longman critical essays . Longman, pp. 33-42. ISBN 9780582075788

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This semiotic analysis of "Othello" shows how the play exposes the inadequacies of Riffaterre's "Semiotics of Poetry". Iago, the play's semiotician, is its villain; so the play is post-semiotic.

Item Type: Book Section
Schools and Departments: School of English > English
Depositing User: Professor Cedric Watts
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 19:48
Last Modified: 04 Jul 2012 13:46
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