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Re: Harold Bloom on Othello
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.1287  Wednesday, 25 June 2003

From:           Drew Whitehead <
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Date:           Wednesday, 25 Jun 2003 14:05:52 +1000
Subject: 14.1265 Re: Harold Bloom on Othello
Comment:        Re: SHK 14.1265 Re: Harold Bloom on Othello

Then of course there is the problem of time in Othello.  As many have
noted the play (seemingly on purpose) does not contain enough time for
the action that occurs in it. This has the effect of making it move at a
helter-skelter pace and in that context anything is possible.

Drew Whitehead.

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