Literature and Languages
Mae J. Smethurst’s scholarship offers an illuminating examination of aspects of Japanese nō through Aristotle’s Poetics. Smethurst focuses on genzai or realistic nō alongside tragedies by Sophocles and Euripides that Aristotle favored. Published by Lexington Books, this text is part of the series Greek Studies: Interdisciplinary Approaches curated in partnership with Harvard’s Center for Hellenic Studies.
Originally published as Halebsky, J. (2014). Dramatic Action in Greek Tragedy and Noh: Reading with and Beyond Aristotle by Mae J. Smethurst (review). Asian Theatre Journal, 31(2), 622-625.
Judy Halebsky. "Review of "Dramatic Action in Greek Tragedy and Noh: Reading with and beyond Aristotle" by Mae J. Smethurst" Asian Theatre Journal
Vol. 31 Iss. 2 (2014) p. 622 - 625 ISSN: 0742-545
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/judy-halebsky/41/