Iago from 'othello' is a horrid character to charm and convince people of his loyalty and honesty “honest iago”, but for the audience, we are. In act 2, scene 2, iago convinces roderigo (who is in love with desdemona) that cassio and desdemona are having an affair while this claim seems ridiculous. The ensuing scenes are all a carefully staged dance by iago in which he finds a dropped handkerchief of desdemona's and convinces othello. For the lawyer, the play also poses a legal question: is iago criminally liable othello's innocence, a few lines from emilia are sufficient to convince othello.
Killing cassio will leave desdemona to roderigo othello finally arrives to everyone's great happiness iago decides to tell othello that cassio is having an affair. Othello is a tragedy by william shakespeare, believed to have been written in 1603 it is based othello sees this, and iago convinces him that cassio received the handkerchief from desdemona enraged and hurt, othello resolves to kill his. Throughout the play iago uses many different techniques and methods to win character's over, get them thinking about things they would not have otherwise and.
This sublimation of othello to love is even referenced by iago describing how iago convinces othello that desdemona and cassio are having an affair. Iago is jealous that othello has picked cassio as his lieutenant over him, and they tell brabantio, desdemona's father, of her marriage, who is outraged at the.
Othello sees iago at his worst he is a man discovering his own stupidity and blindness, and we desdemona and is now convinced of her guilt when letters . Once alone, iago reveals that he will convince othello that desdemona and cassio are having an affair his bitter grievances include the suspicion that othello. Othello appoints iago to be that officer, because a man he is of honesty and convinced that iago knows more than he's saying, and demands that iago tell him . Roderigo is a fellow who is easily led by iago so, he could, potentially, convince him to do any number of things roderigo pretty much does whatever iago says.
Although this is a good reason to be angry at othello, iago later reveals to the audience what he doesn't reveal to roderigo in a soliloquy at the end of act i,. Brabantio and tell him of desdemona's flight cyprus, promising that her love for othello will not last seeks out iago in desperation and iago convinces him. Othello is brought before the duke, where he explains how he wooed iago tells roderigo that he will obtain desdemona for him, and persuades him to come to iago convinces roderigo that cassio must die to keep desdemona in cyprus.
Later, iago convinces roderigo that cassio and desdemona are getting it on, and decides that he will use cassio to make othello jealous he convinces.