JPN 255 Drama in China and Japan in English Translation (3) MPF

Provides historical overview of major traditional dramatic art forms of China and Japan: Zaju, Kunqu, Peking Opera, Noh, Kyogen, Bunraku, and Kabuki. Critically treats and interprets theatrical conventions in each and attempts to clarify aesthetic significance.

Cross-listed with CHI. IIB, Cul. CAS-B-LIT.

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