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Iago's vulgar/mysogynistic/racist lanaguage in Act One Scene I
"an old black ram/ Is tupping your white ewe!"
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Woman as property in Act One Scene I
(Brabantio) "my daughter is not for thee...O, she deceives me Past thought!"
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Witchcraft/racism/women as property in Act One Scene I
(Brabantio) "Is there not charms by which the property of youth and maidhood may be abused?"
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Othello's Pride in Act One Scene II
"my parts, my title and my perfect soul/ Shall manifest me rightly"
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Othello's view on Desdemona in Act One Scene II
"that I love the gentle Desdemona,"
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Othello & Desdemona's relationship in Act One Scene III
(Othello) "She'd come again, and with a greedy ear/ Devour up my discourse;"
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Witchcraft/Othello's & Desdemona's relationship in Act One Scene III
(Othello) "She loved me for the dangers I had passed,/ And I loved her that she did pity them./ This only is the witchcraft I have used."
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Othello & Desdemona's relationship in Act Two Scene I
"And so much duty as my mother showed/ To you, preferring you before her father...the Moor my lord."
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Othello & Desdemona's relationship in Act Two Scene I
(Othello) "If it were now to die,/ 'Twere now to be most happy"
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Othello & Desdemona's relationship in Act Two Scene I
(Iago) "you are well tuned now;"
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Woman as property in Act Three Scene III
(Othello) "Though that her jesses were my dear heart-strings"
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Othello's corruption in Act Three Scene III
"give me the ocular proof...Thou hadst been better have been born a dog"
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Shift of power in Act Three Scene III
"Are you a man?"
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Shift of power in Act Three Scene III
Othello "kneels" (Iago) "do not rise yet...I am your own forever"
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Treatment of women in Act Three Scene III
(Emilia) "I nothing but to please his fantasy"
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Treatment of women in Act Three Scene IV
(Emilia) "They are all but stomachs, and we are all but food; They eat us hungerly,"
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Othello's corruption in Act Four Scene I
"zounds...handkerchief!...It is not words that shakes me thus. Pish...O devil!"
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Treatment of woman in Act Four Scene II
(Iago) "you are a fool"
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Treatment of women in Act Four Scene III
(Emilia) "Let husbands know their wives have sense like them"
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Woman as property in Act One Scene I

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(Brabantio) "my daughter is not for thee...O, she deceives me Past thought!"

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Witchcraft/racism/women as property in Act One Scene I

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Card 4

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Othello's Pride in Act One Scene II

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Card 5

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Othello's view on Desdemona in Act One Scene II

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