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The house of Desdemona

Lion Feuchtwanger

The house of Desdemona

or, The laurels and limitations of historical fiction.

by Lion Feuchtwanger

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Published by Wayne State University Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical fiction -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    StatementTranslated from the German, with a foreword, by Harold A. Bisilius.
    SeriesA Waynebook original, Waynebook, no. 12
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3441 .F413
    The Physical Object
    Pagination236 p.
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5877812M
    LC Control Number63008063
    OCLC/WorldCa474963

    In Othello, Shakespeare creates powerful drama from a marriage between the exotic Moor Othello and the Venetian lady Desdemona that begins with elopement and mutual devotion and ends with jealous rage and death. Shakespeare builds many differences into his hero and heroine, including race, age, and cultural background. Yet most readers and audiences believe the couple's strong love would 4/5(14). Lois McMaster Bujold is one of the most honored writers in the fields of science fiction and fantasy, having won six Hugo Awards and three Nebula Awards. Her second novel, The Warrior's Apprentice, introduced young Miles Vorkosigan, one of the mos.

    View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Desdemona on Discogs. The house of Desdemona; or, The laurels and limitations of historical fiction Responsibility Translated from the German, with a foreword, by Harold A. Bisilius.

    Toronto: Coach House Press, © Series: Coach House plays. Edition/Format: Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Shakespeare, William, -- -- Adaptations. Shakespeare, William, -- Desdémone (Personnage fictif) -- Théâtre. View all subjects. Meanwhile, Desdemona and Emilia are talking together, and Desdemona begins to act strangely, foreshadowing her own death. She sings of it, too. Emilia, meanwhile, defends the act of cheating on one's spouse, especially if there's a good reason for it. Iago and Roderigo hang out, waiting for Cassio. Roderigo tries to stab Cassio, fails, gets.


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Desdemona: Twelve Going on Desperate. Beverly Keller, Aleta Jenks (Illustrator) Rating details 32 ratings 6 reviews. It's one disaster after another as Desdemona Blank tries to make friends at her new junior high, salvage her single-parent father's budding romance, and not think too much about Mike Harbinger, the fifteen-year-old blond school heartthrob.3/5.

The story of Desdemona from Shakespeare's Othello is re-imagined by Nobel Prize laureate Toni Morrison, Malian singer and songwriter Rokia Traoré, and acclaimed stage director Peter Sellars. Morrison's response to Sellars’ production of Othello is an intimate dialogue of words and music between Desdemona and her African nurse Barbary/5.

Desdemona crept closer to the library. She peered through the crack of the barely open door. There was H.H.’s broad back, bent forward. His arms were braced against a rosewood and malachite console table.

He was much closer to the doorway than to the fireplace under its marble mantel, which to. Classifications Library of Congress EA22 vol. 2, no. 7, PNA22 vol. 2, no. Award-winning author C.S.E. Cooney indulges in luxurious, dizzying fantasy In Desdemona and the Deep, the spoiled daughter of a rich mining family must retrieve the tithe of men her father promised 5/5(1).

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Cooney indulges in luxurious, dizzying fantasy In Desdemona and the Deep, the spoiled daughter of a rich mining family must retrieve the tithe of men her father promised.

A charming tale for any book lover. After the new town library opens, with its internet cafe and computer catalog, the three old librarians retreat to their old territory, locking the doors so none may ever enter. But, when a child is left on their doorstep, they bring her in and accept their new s: When Desdemona left the house of her father, Brabantio, to wed the Moor, Othello, it was the first step in redefining her role as a woman.

Desdemona, instead of asking her fathers permission, decided on her own to marry Othello. It seems as though Desdemona. Desdemona is a lady of spirit and intelligence. For all the claims of military straightforwardness of some other characters, Desdemona is the most direct and honest speaker in the play.

Her speeches are not as lengthy as those of the men, but with Desdemona, every word counts. Desdemona (/ ˌ d ɛ z d ə ˈ m oʊ n ə /) is a character in William Shakespeare's play Othello (c.

Shakespeare's Desdemona is a Venetian beauty who enrages and disappoints her father, a Venetian senator, when she elopes with Othello, a Moorish man several years her senior.

When her husband is deployed to Cyprus in the service of the Republic of Venice, Desdemona accompanies him. The House That Dream Built Print is from To Dream of Dancing: Desdemona’s Dreams, Volume 1.

This is the magical house Desdemona grows up in, raised by her two aunts and guardian teddy bear. House of Desdemona. Detroit, Wayne State University Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lion Feuchtwanger.

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It loosely ties in with Dekker's Books of History Chronicles via the Paradise books. Iago himself manages the meeting between Desdemona and Cassio at Othello's house at night.

Then, Iago brings Othello in the scene when Cassio is pleading Desdemona. In fear of his senior Othello, Cassio leaves hastily which is noticed by Othello.

Desdemona immediately and enthusiastically begins to beg Othello to excuse Cassio and also requests. The Daughter of the Venetian senator been charmed by Othello 's tales of exotic lands and military exploits, Desdemona elopes with him before the play begins (although they do not consummate their marriage until they have received sanction from the Duke and, reluctantly, her father).

Desdemona is a model wife, if perhaps too trusting of Iago. Palazzo Desdemona provides an airport shuttle service upon demand and can help organize a variety of activities such as Thalasso, desert trips, golf, surfing and kite surfing.

This is our guests' favorite part of Essaouira, according to independent reviews/10(). Desdemona Gunn, or Gwendolyn Desdemona Mercutio Gunn to use her full name, was born in California, but doesn't remember a thing about it.

She grew up in Montana and resides in Red Lodge. She is putting an Associate's Degree in Journalism to use writing fantasy. She is openly transgender (MtF) and gender-fluid. Meanwhile, Desdemona takes over the task of raising Milton and Theodora, who grow up in much the same way as Desdemona and Lina.

Desdemona slips up in her resolution to stay away from Lefty, and inshe gives birth to a healthy daughter name Zoe Helen Stephanides (Cal's " Aunt Zo "). Desdemona is a more plausible, well-rounded figure than much criticism has given her credit for.

Arguments that see Desdemona as stereotypically weak and submissive ignore the conviction and authority of her first speech (“My noble father, / I do perceive here a divided duty” [ –]) and her terse fury after Othello strikes her (“I have not deserved this” [IV.i.

]).First, Desdemona runs away from her father’s house at night. This does not seem like virtuous behaviour. As the only child of a respected senator, there are naturally many hopes resting on her marriage to a suitable man. As an heiress, moreover, we might imagine her having a large, expensive wedding at which important senators and members of.In Desdemona and the Deep, the spoiled daughter of a rich mining family must retrieve the tithe of men her father promised to the world below.

On the surface, her world is rife with industrial pollution that ruins the health of poor factory workers while the idle rich indulge themselves in unheard-of luxury.