The Tale of Genji Exhibition in the U.S.: Melissa McCormick / Professor of Japanese Art, Harvard University, and Co-curator of the Genji Exhibition
Harvard's McCormick organizes the world's oldest novel, "The Tale of Genji" exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. We ask her about the beauty and importance of the Japanese novel.
Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Tale of Genji Exhibition
"The Safflower," from the Phantom Genji Scrolls, Scroll 3, mid-17th century