How does Aristotle deal with the problem Plato raised, specifically, that drama portrays suffering and in so doing feeds our appetite for suffering and increases the desiring part of our soul?1.
Depictions of suffering are necessary to help us always be conscious of the fact that our actions might cause suffering.2.
Depictions of suffering purge these negative emotions in us, allowing us to imaginatively experience suffering without releasing those emotions in our everyday lives.3.
Depictions of suffering give us rational arguments about suffering.4.
None of the above.