Dostoevsky s The Idiot

As Sidney Monas suggests in his discussion of The Idiot as a “ Petersburg tale , "
25 Myshkin the idiot becomes another victim of Saint Petersburg . Possibly one
can see in the novel Dostoevsky ' s veiled criticism of the tsarist regime .

Dostoevsky s The Idiot

Dostoevsky s The Idiot

This text is designed to guide readers through Dostoevsky's The Idiot, generally considered to be one of his most mysterious and confusing works. Primary sources and letters by Dostoevsky concerning the work are used, along with an annotated bibliography.

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Dostoevsky's The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: Liza Knapp
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Northwestern University Press

This text is designed to guide readers through Dostoevsky's The Idiot, generally considered to be one of his most mysterious and confusing works. Primary sources and letters by Dostoevsky concerning the work are used, along with an annotated bibliography.
Dostoevsky's the Idiot and the Ethical Foundations of Narrative
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Sarah Young
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-11-14 - Publisher: Anthem Press

In considering Dostoevsky's 'The Idiot', a novel less easily defined in terms of plot and ideas than his other major fictional works, Sarah Young addresses problems in the novel unresolved by previous interpretations, and in doing so fills a significant gap in Dostoevsky studies. 'Dostoevsky's The Idiot and the Ethical
The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 658
Authors: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Revealing Dostoevsky's acute artistic sense and penetrating psychological insight, this new translation is meticulously faithful to the original.
The Family Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Jean-Paul Sartre
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981-10-15 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

That Sartre's study of Flaubert, The Family Idiot, is a towering achievement in intellectual history has never been disputed. Yet critics have argued about the precise nature of this novel, or biography, or "criticism-fiction" which is the summation of Sartre's philosophical, social, and literary thought. Sartre writes, simply, in the
Dostoevsky's Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Bruce A. French
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Northwestern University Press

Prince Myshkin is one of Dostoevsky's most perplexing creations. In this study, Bruce A. French presents a provocative interpretation of the religious dimension of Myshkin's goodness from a Bakhtinian perspective. In three chapters, French takes up in turn the narrator and narrative points of view, the author's use of inserted

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