Some Russian Lit Updates for Winter Evenings

Stephen Fry Profiles Six Russian Writers in the New Documentary Russia’s Open Book: via Open Culture: Pushkin, Dostoevsky, Gogol, Tolstoy, Turgenev, Chekhov… someone could design a personality test around which great 19th century Russian writers turned readers on to that most brooding and intense of national literatures. For me it was first Dostoevsky, with an obligatory high school reading of Crime and Punishment, whose ending I hated so much … Read more Some Russian Lit Updates for Winter Evenings