Category: Fyodor Dostoevsky

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Why “Crime and Punishment” by Fyodor Dostoevsky is a Great Book

John J. Miller is joined by Jessica Hooten Wilson of the University of Dallas to discuss Fyodor Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment.

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DEMONS OF FAILED LIBERATION

His novel goes beyond satire and offers a glimpse into the souls of those in the firm grip of philosophies promising liberation.

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Dostoevsky’s “Demons” Is a Novel for Our Times

The novel’s flailing revolutionaries are not caricatures of archaic belief systems but embody the very structure of human conflict.

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Dostoevsky’s “Demons” at 150

On Dostoevsky’s prophetic tale of societal decay.