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Living Shakespeare: Dr John Kani on South Africa and Othello

Updated Tuesday, 30th August 2016

Shakespeare's 'Othello' still makes people uncomfortable because it tackles racism, so what was it like for John Kani who played the play's lead role at the peak of Apartheid in South Africa?

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This video was taken from Living Shakespeare, an OU co-production with the BBC and the British Council.

 

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