Speaking of the Moor
From "Alcazar" to "Othello"
Emily C. Bartels
2008 | 264 pages | Cloth $55.00 | Paper $22.50
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Table of Contents
Introduction: On Sitting Down to Read Othello Once Again
Ch. 1 Enter Barbary: The Battle of Alcazar and "the World"
Ch. 2 Imperialist Beginnings: Hakluyt's Navigations and the Place and Displacement of Africa
Ch. 3 "Incorporate in Rome": Titus Andronicus and the Consequence of Conquest
Ch. 4 Too Many Blackamoors: Deportation, Discrimination, and Elizabeth I
Ch. 5 Banishing "all the Moors": Lust's Dominion and the Story of Spain
Ch. 6 Cultural Traffic: The History and Description of Africa and the Unmooring of the Moor
Ch. 7 The "stranger of here and everywhere": Othello and the Moor of Venice
Conclusion: A Brave New World