How Is Othello Presented As A Tragic Hero

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Rudolph Shaw discusses the role of Othello in Shakespeare's play Othello, where Othello is presented as an African man who negates the stereotypical views of the British during the Elizabethan era.
Many scholars believe that Shakespeare was a racist, however Shaw believes Shakespeare used Othello as a tragic hero the confront the attitudes of the Elizabethans and reconsider their attitudes of race relations

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