List of Plates Series Editors' Preface Acknowledgements Introduction Part One: 'Othello' before Robeson 1. Othello's play 2. Desdemona's play 3. Iago's play 4. Interval: Alternative 'Othello's in the modern age Part Two: Robeson and after 5. Othello becomes contemporary: Ira Aldridge and Paul Robeson 6. The Robeson legacy I: White Othellos on film, stage and television 7. The Robeson legacy II: Casting 'Othello', 1960-1997 8. 'Othello' and the end of the century: Sex and soldiers Appendix Bibliography Index -- .
Lois Potter is Ned B. Allen Professor of English at the University of Delaware