The Dostoevsky Factor

Session one

Dostoevsky - Russia's psychological writer.

  1. Dostoevsky's parents
  2. Dostoevsky's school
  3. Writing career
  4. Dostoevsky's role in Petrashevsky's Liberal Group/Discussion Club

Session two

  1. Dostoevsky's addiction as a gambler.
  2. Dostoevsky's travels abroad.
  3. Dostoevsky's health problem.
  4. Dostoevsky's death sentence.
  5. Dostoevsky as a top Russian writer.
  6. Dostoevsky as a husband to Anna G. Snitkina-Dostoevsky.
  7. Dostoevsky as a top publisher.
  8. Anna Dostoevsky as a role model.
  9. Dostoevsky's Diaries of a Writer.

II. Russian language mini-segment.