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Title Paul Robeson as Othello, the Moor of Venice
Document Type Souvenir Booklet
Reference Art Vol E248
Case Study OthFo2
Publication Date 1943
Date of Production n.d.
Description A souvenir booklet for the Margaret Webster Production, Paul Robeson, Jose Ferrer and Uta Hagen in Othello. Presented by The Theatre Guild. Articles discuss the history of the play, the art of the theatre, and a discussion surrounding the history of the portrayal of a black Othello.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; War, Empire and Colonialism
Content Keywords love, race, jealousy, betrayal, deceit, infidelity, crime, death, justice, soldier
Context Keywords actor, cast, publicity
Visual Content Photographs of scenes from Othello throughout the booklet.
Play Othello
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue.