ENG3U: Othello Literary Essay (Ms. Lue)

Othello Essay 


Assignment Goal:

To write a well-constructed 700-800 word Analytic Literary Research Essay on Othello. In order to meet the assignment expectations you must complete the following steps. See assignment handout.

PART A: Brainstorm good keywords before you search

  • For keywords (overall themes in the play) and summaries, check out the Masterplots entry from EBSCO’s Literary Reference Centre – click here.


Study Resources:



Online Film:

  • BBC Othello
  • Othello Plot Summary and brief analysis  (Standard Deviants):  funny, upbeat study of the play: