(1.) FYODOR DOSTOEVSKY
, THE BROTHERS KARAMAZOV 241 (Richard Pevear & Laura Volokhonsky trans., Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2002) [hereinafter BROTHERS KARAMAZOV].
My literary godfathers beyond the sea are Franz Kafka, Fyodor Dostoevsky
, Albert Camus, Dino Buzzati.
The book in many ways is an amalgam of fast-talking stand-up routines, Grossman's beloved Sholem Aleichem and a large dose of Fyodor Dostoevsky
. There's a lot of Dostoevsky's Underground Man here, with his rambling starts and stops, his world of neglect and abuse, his masochism tipping over to sadism, his shame inviting defeat, his assortment of stock characters and his narrative ambiguities.
The Epstein Theatre, tonight until Sunday November 13, times vary Burjesta Theatre presents this adaptation of Fyodor Dostoevsky
's macabre and sinister novel set in 19th century St Petersburg.
One A320 has been named after Aleksei German, a film director and a screenwriter, while the other after Fyodor Dostoevsky
, a world-known classical writer.
Northern European central bankers who favor the status quo like to quote Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoevsky
: "Money is coined liberty." Of course, Dostoevsky was referring to life in a mid-nineteenth century czarist prison, not a modern liberal state.
In the final semester, Denby returned to Beacon and to Leon pushing his students into adulthood with Fyodor Dostoevsky
's bleak and demanding Notes from the Underground.
The novel's irrational tone and twisty plot owe a debt to Fyodor Dostoevsky
's The Brothers Karmazov in featuring a cast of high-strung villagers whose absurd actions and exaggerated reactions obfuscate resolution of the murder.
, Crime and Punishment (Part V, Chap IV)
These thinkers, in particular, are Fyodor Dostoevsky
(1821-1881) and Max Scheler (1874-1928).
The famous aphorism, "Without God, everything is permitted" is credited to Fyodor Dostoevsky
and is too often used to suggest that atheists have a free pass to behave badly.
Immediately following this cluster, and as a nice segue out of it, we offer an essay by Slav Gratchev on the relationship between Don Quixote and Fyodor Dostoevsky
's The Idiot.
By comparing French and English translations of various passages drawn from the works of Leo Tolstoy, Anton Chekhov, Fyodor Dostoevsky
, and several of their contemporaries, Davison provides a detailed analysis of translation choices privileged in particular by Mansfield and Virginia Woolf and what their translations reveal about their own ongoing concerns as they set out as writers and publishers between 1915 and 1923.
He also paraphrased a Bible verse, saying "There is no sorrow on Earth that Heaven won't forgive," and then quoted novelist Fyodor Dostoevsky
while addressing Markie Borda, the mother of two daughters.
So like the TV programme 'Mock the Week' the question we are looking for with the answer 'from 25% to 40%' is "What is the school like?" Fyodor Dostoevsky
wrote Crime and Punishment in 1866.