When Iago informed Brabantio about the marriage of Othello and Desdemona What was the reaction Brabantio? (2023)

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When Iago informed Brabantio about the marriage of Othello and Desdemona What was the reaction Brabantio?

Brabantio has an angry, unhappy reaction to his daughter Desdemona marrying Othello.

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What was Brabantio's reaction to Othello and Desdemona's marriage?

What was Brabantio's reaction to Othello's marriage to Desdemona? Brabantio thinks Desdemona was basically forced to marry Othello, and was very angry! Why did the Duke send for Othello? He thought his daughter was bewitched into marrying Othello.

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Why is Brabantio upset about Desdemona's marriage to Othello?

Brabantio's dismay of learning about his daughter's marriage maybe due to the fact that he sees Desdemona as property and he never thought Othello would've taken interest in her. He fears the interracial marriage based on the fact that Othello and Desdemona are from two different worlds.

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How does Brabantio feel about Othello and Desdemona?

Desdemona's father, Brabantio, is a rich and important Venetian politician. He likes Othello and invites him to visit his house a lot—but he never expected Othello to "steal" his daughter. Furthermore, he never believed his darling little girl would marry Othello unless she was drugged or under some kind of spell.

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Who tells Brabantio about Othello and Desdemona marriage?


In another staged display of loyalty, Iago threatens Roderigo for telling Brabantio of Othello and Desdemona's marriage. Brabantio accuses Othello of bewitching his daughter into falling in love with him.

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Who was Desdemona Whom did she marry How was her father's reaction to their marriage?

When Roderigo and Iago warn Brabantio that Desdemona has married Othello, he's upset and doesn't believe it's true. Roderigo and Iago tell Brabantio that his daughter is sleeping with Othello in order to upset Brabantio and further damage Othello out of jealousy and racism.

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What does Iago tell Brabantio about Othello?

*Iago does the talking and tells Brabantio he will have black"animals" for grandchildren. *Roderigo confirms to Brabantio that his daughter did marry Othello. *Iago then tells Roderigo to go warn Othello that Brabantio is coming after him. Iago can't warn Othello because he works for Othello.

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What does Iago say to Brabantio?

Iago, hidden by the night, proclaims that Brabantio's heart should be broken, as half of his soul is stolen. Iago declares to him that "an old black ram is tupping your white ewe."

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How does Iago feel about Othello's marriage?

As we know, Iago lists multiple (and incompatible) motives for seeking to destroy Othello (elsewhere, he says he hates Othello because he was passed up for a promotion), so it's entirely possible that Iago's the one who makes up the rumor about Othello and Emilia.

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Why is Othello unaffected by Brabantio's potential threats regarding the marriage to his daughter?

Othello is unaffected by Brabantio's potential threats regarding the marriage to his daughter because he currently needs to focus on the matters of war that the Duke of Venice has asked him to be a part of. According to Brabantio, why has Desdemona married Othello?

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Who tells Othello that Desdemona is cheating on him?

Iago decides to convince Othello that Desdemona's cheating on him. 2.1 Iago arrives at Cyprus with Desdemona and his own wife, Emilia. To amuse Desdemona, Iago says lots of nasty, clever things about women.

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Why is Brabantio so against having Othello as a son in law?

Brabantio does not want Othello as a son-in law because Othello is black.

When Iago informed Brabantio about the marriage of Othello and Desdemona What was the reaction Brabantio? (2023)
What warning does Brabantio give to Othello?

As Othello leaves. Brabantio warns Othello, "She has deceived her father, and may thee" (289), but Othello is certain of Desdemona's faithfulness. Iago and Roderigo are left on stage.

Who was Brabantio what were Brabantio's allegations against Othello What did he say after the Duke's decision?

Role in Othello

In 1.2, Brabantio is led to the Sagittary, where the newlyweds are found and there accuses Othello of using magic to bewitch his daughter. In 1.3, he brings Othello to trial before the Duke and once again accuses him of using witchcraft upon his daughter.

How does Iago manipulate Brabantio in Act 1?

Iago here emphasises the biracial nature of the marriage, already showing his ability to manipulate people, in this case he is manipulating Brabantio, to believe in Iago's own opinions and in theory to eliminate all thoughts that Brabantio might of had of his own about the marriage.

What two reasons does Iago give for being upset with Othello at the beginning of the play?

What two reasons does Iago give for being upset with Othello at the beginning of the play? Giving his position to Cassio and a rumor saying that Othello slept with Emilia. Who is Othello's first lieutenant as the play begins?

What is Iago implying about Othello and Desdemona's relationship?

Theme of jealousy

Iago wants revenge on Othello because he is jealous of Cassio's promotion and jealous of Othello's suspected relationship with his wife. He then fuels Othello's own jealousy by leading him to believe that Desdemona and Cassio are in a relationship.

What reasons does Brabantio give for believing that Desdemona could not have married Othello of her own free will?

A1. Why does Brabantio convinced the Moor used drugs and spells on Desdemona? because he views Othello negatively and cannot believe that Desdemona could possibly love him of her own free will.

What does Iago ask Othello about his marriage to Desdemona?

Iago prattles on, asking if Othello's marriage is "fast" and "secure." It seems Iago is asking whether Othello's had sex with Desdemona yet, as marriages that had yet to be consummated (or sealed by having sex) could still be annulled. (We can safely assume that Desdemona is Brabantio's daughter.)

Why do Iago Roderigo and Brabantio hate the man they are discussing?

For that matter why do Roderigo and Brabantio hate him? He is complaining that he is only lieutenant and Cassio even though Iago had more experience. They hate othello because Rodrigo loves desdemona and othello had her and barbantio doesn't want desdemona his daughter with othello.

What is the confrontation between Brabantio and Othello?

Brabantio's party arrives; Brabantio threatens Othello with violence and accuses him of using sorcery to seduce Desdemona, his reasoning being that she would never marry Othello voluntarily. Brabantio calls for Othello's arrest and imprisonment but cedes precedence to the Duke's summons to the emergency meeting.

How does Othello want to settle Brabantio claims that he forced Desdemona to marry him?

How does Othello want to settle Brabantio's claim that he forced Desdemona to marry him? He suggests asking Desdemona what happened. What does Iago mean when he tells Cassio that "Our general's wife is now the general?" Desdemona can help Cassio get his position back because Othello is so devoted to her.

When Iago warns Othello that Brabantio is much loved?

When Iago warns Othello that Brabantio is "much-loved" and may try to separate him and Desdemona, what is Othello's answer and what does it suggest about what Othello values? The quote means that Othello's qualities, status as Desdemona's husband, and innocence will set him free.

How does Brabantio behave when he finds his daughter is gone?

He has found that his daughter is indeed gone, and he's preparing to go after her. He's also feeling sorry for himself. He says, "It is too true an evil: gone she is; / And what's to come of my despised time / Is nought but bitterness" (1.1. 160-162).

What advice does the Duke give to Brabantio and how does Brabantio respond?

How does the Duke respond? Brabantio says that his daughter has been tricked and stolen from him, enchanted by black magic. The duke says that whoever tricked his daughter will pay and brabantio can determine the sentence. How does othello show modesty in his response to brabantio about desdemona?

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