William Shakespeare's Othello


Brought to you by The Educational Company of Ireland
With annotations, analysis and commentary by Patrick Murray
Podcasts read by actors Simon Coury and Niamh Daly

Heaven and hell

‘Images of heaven and hell are pervasive and have a vital influence on the imaginative effect of the play. There are so many examples of heaven–hell imagery that it is clearly one of the major themes of the play, involving the three main characters: Desdemona, Iago and Othello…’