This edition of Othello is part of the groundbreaking Cambridge School Shakespeare series established by Rex Gibson. Remaining faithful to the series' active approach it treats the play as a script to be acted, explored and enjoyed. As well as the complete script of the play, you will find a variety of classroom-tested activities, an eight-page colour section and a selection of notes including information on characters, performance, history and language.
List of characters; Othello; What is the play about?; Characters; The language of Othello; Is Othello a racist play?; 'Far more fair than black'; Critics' forum; Coroner's investigation; Othello in performance; William Shakespeare.