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1

(Sexual ♥️), Iago believes love is primal sexual urge .. "merely"

"love is merely a lust of the blood"
A1 S3

Nature, vitality of blood, uses lust as weakness of O, R

2

(True♥️) Desdemona - proves her Love surpasses race, "visage"

" I saw Othellos visage in my mind"
A1 S3

Religious, godlike, all encompassing.

3

(Sexual♥️) - Roderigo to Brabantio, beastiality imagery, racial,

"An old black ram is tupping your white ewe"
A1 S1

dichotomy of light and dark, angelic vs devil, age

4

(True ♥️) Desdemona, repeatedly names othello as godlike even on her deathbed.

"My lord"
A1 s1 to end
Repeatedly lamented

5

Jealousy♥️, Iago convinces Othello "green eyed..."

"green eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds upon"
A3 S3

Language of sexual appetite, 'monstrous', personifies jealousy

6

Social barriers♥️ Iago persuades othello that Des wants a white "complexion" Venetian

"Of her own clime, complexion and degree"
A3 S3
Social barriers, taboo black men in Jacobean England, hierarchy, upperclass expectations.

7

Sexual ♥️ Emilia feminist speech, female wives ignored sexuality

Wives "have their palates...As husbands have"
A3 S4

8

3 Objectifying, hating women quotes said by Othello

"whore"
"Lewd minx"
"Makes men mad"

9

Misogyny,Othello justifies service of killing Des as

"Else she'll betray more men"

Adam and Eve, fall of man, infidelity
A5 S2