Othello (The New Cambridge Shakespeare) Updated Edition by William Shakespeare (Author), Norman Sanders (Editor), Scott McMillin (Contributor)
Cambridge University Press; Updated edition (October 20, 2003)
Soft Cover, 233 pages
For this updated edition of Shakespeare's Othello, Scott McMillin has added a new section on the key events in both scholarship and theatre since the 1980s, inlcuding political, feminist and postcolonial treatments in various parts of the world. The influence of hew historicism and cultural materialism are also taken into account, and a full descritpion of performances of the play on stage, film and television tackles the issue of black/white casting of the main characters.