Static Image

Supplementary Image Information This image shows the theme of manipulation in Othello. The central and main image is of three chess pieces (the ‘monstrous birth’ mentioned in the quote). The black king represents Othello, the white queen represents Desdemona and the white knight represents Cassio. I have used the different coloured chess pieces to show how Iago was able to manipulate Cassio, Desdemona and Othello as easily as if he were playing a game of chess, using prejudice around Othello’s skin colour as a tool to alienate him from both Desdemona and Cassio. The chess pieces are lying in a … Continue reading Static Image

Static Image Ideas

For my static image I intend to use the theme of manipulation. I think that I will choose a quotes from somewhere in this passage (probably the first two sentences): And by how much she strives to do him good She shall undo her credit with the Moor. So will I turn her virtue into pitch And out of her own goodness make the net That shall enmesh them all. The image I’m thinking of involves Iago, Desdemona, Cassio and Othello. Desdemona, Cassio and Othello will be chess pieces. Iago will tower over the chessboard and be moving Desdemona and … Continue reading Static Image Ideas