The play closes with a speech by Lodovico. He is greeted by Bianca, a prostitute, whom he asks to take the handkerchief and copy its embroidery for him.
From this time forth I never will speak word. To destroy Desdemona Iagos plan Cassio who Bradley said that " evil has nowhere else been portrayed with such mastery as in the evil character of Iago",  and also states that he "stands supreme among Shakespeare's evil characters because the greatest intensity and subtlety of imagination have gone into his making.
Desire for Power Iago does not have a powerful job. Brabanzio finds that his daughter is indeed missing, and he gathers some officers to find Othello. Desman offers him her handkerchief, which he gave her as a gift. Such people often do not have sufficient confidence in themselves to allow others to succeed--their belief in their own failure means that everyone else must fail.
As Othello assigns him as his "ancient" and orders him to be the one to take care of the supplies on the ship: To destroy Desdemona and Cassio who are really only casual acquaintancesIago plants false evidence and spreads untruths so it seems as if Desdemona and Cassio have been sleeping together.
Iago is a Machiavellian schemer and manipulator, as he is often referred to as "honest Iago", displaying his skill at deceiving other characters so that not only do they not suspect him, but they count on him as the person most likely to be truthful.
However, he refuses saying that it is too small to bind around his head. He covets Desdemona's handkerchief, given to her by Othello as a symbol of love, because he perhaps desires to be approved of and loved by his general to the same extent that Desdemona is. He delights in the misery of others.
Would you like to merge this question into it. He notices that Cassia is very affectionate with Desman and decides that this will help convince Othello that she is cheating on him.
With 1, lines, Iago has more lines in the play than Othello himself. In a soliloquy, Iago tells us that he will frame Cassio and Desdemona as lovers to make -Othello jealous.
What you know, you know. Othello makes a speech about how he would like to be remembered, then kills himself with a sword he had hidden on his person.
He has an ally, Roderigowho assists him in his plans in the mistaken belief that after Othello is gone, Iago will help Roderigo earn the affection of Othello's wife, Desdemona. He has little to gain from his evil scheme, so why does he do it.
The ensign escapes any prosecution in Desdemona's death, but engages in other crimes and dies after being tortured. I will be found most cunning in my patience; But—dost thou hear. Iago is a man with an obsession for control and power over others who has let this obsession take over his whole life.
At first he joins in with Roderigo with calling up to Barbanzio, however, he then leaves before Othello can find out he was involved. For some people, debating why Iago did what he did is a waste of time, effort and energy.
Instead he must be content with the job of Ensign, or flag-bearer, no doubt a humiliating job for a man who considers himself intellectually superior to everyone around him. Hoping to arrange a meeting with Desdemona, Cassio asks the clown, a peasant who serves Othello, to send Emilia to him.
With 1, lines, Iago has more lines in the play than Othello himself. He demands that Ago bring him evidence.
When Desdemona enters with Lodovico and Lodovico subsequently gives Othello a letter from Venice calling him home and instating Cassio as his replacement, Othello goes over the edge, striking Desdemona and then storming out. Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it.
Iago then leads Othello to believe that a bawdy conversation about Cassio's mistress, Biancais in fact about Desdemona. Lechery, by this hand; an index and obscure prologue to the history of lust and foul thoughts. After Iago engineers a drunken brawl to ensure Cassio's demotion in Act 2he sets to work on his second scheme: He is condemned to exile ; Desdemona's relatives eventually execute him.
Iago kills Emilia and flees, but he is caught by Lodovico and Montano, who return holding Iago captive. Iago is the opposite of God, that is, he is the Devil. Critical discussion[ edit ] In discussing The Tragedy of Othello, scholars have long debated Iago's role—highlighting the complexity of his character.
This plan occupies the final three acts of the play. Possibly Iago was always a villain and confidence trickster who set up a false reputation for honesty, but how can one set up a reputation for honesty except by being consistently honest over a long period of time.
Nor does he feel any guilt about casting suspicion on poor Bianca, whom he claims is angry with Cassio for having jilted her]. Finish Start Iago's Plan Jaimee Cooper After this fails, and the duke approves the marriage and Roderigo's hopes are down, Iago tells Roderigo that he can still get Desdemona.
Jan 18, · oh lol! i'm doing homework on othello now no Iago's plan is to replace cassio and become othellos right-hand man. His plan is to lie to othello and plot a way in which othello will think that Desdemona and cassio are having an affair, this way cassio will lose his job forever and he will take his place and he will also get back at othello by breaking up his marriage with desdemona because he Status: Resolved.
Finish Start Iago's Plan Jaimee Cooper After this fails, and the duke approves the marriage and Roderigo's hopes are down, Iago tells Roderigo that he can still get Desdemona. Iago's Soliloquies in William Shakespeare's Play Othello "Othello" is a tragedy which was written in by William Shakespeare, the title "Othello" is eponymous which means that a.
In Shakespeare's, Othello, perhaps Iago is the worst of the Bard's villains. Iago is jealous because he was passed over for a promotion; when Cassio is promoted instead, Iago plans to destroy the man. In Shakespeare's, Othello, perhaps Iago is the worst of the Bard's villains. Iago is jealous because he was passed over for a promotion; when Cassio is promoted instead, Iago plans to destroy the man.Iagos plan