Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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Noun1.Fyodor Dostoyevsky - Russian novelist who wrote of human suffering with humor and psychological insight (1821-1881)
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Fyodor Dostoyevsky. The Brothers Karamazov (David McKay, 1992).
Two of his most enduring contributions were his stage adaptations of William Faulkner's Requiem for a Nun ( Requiem pour une nonne, 1956) and Fyodor Dostoyevsky's The Possessed (Les Possedes , 1959).
Fyodor Dostoyevsky said, 'Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.' You need constancy of purpose to reinvent yourself.
Summary: As Barack Obama packs his suitcase for his trip to Russia next week, he should bring along a copy of "The Brothers Karamazov." For the modern Russia of Vladimir Putin is still struggling with the same political riddles that Fyodor Dostoyevsky described 130 years ago.
On that same weekend, Rob Reiner hopes audiences discover the lighter side of Fyodor Dostoyevsky with the romantic comedy "Alex & Emma."
Connections also have been noticed with major works by a great many of the classic novelists of the 19th century, including Sir Walter Scott, Charles Dickens, Gustave Flaubert, Benito Perez Galdos, Herman Melville, and Fyodor Dostoyevsky. The same is true, in different ways, in the case of many postrealist writers of the 20th century, from James Joyce to Jorge Luis Borges.
The days I spent reading Leo Tolstoy and Fyodor Dostoyevsky were my happiest.
Vladimir Putin, Roman Abramovich, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Nijinsky, Lev Yashin, Rasputin, Olga Korbut, Boris Yeltsin, Ivan the Terrible ....
Based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky's autobiographical novel recounting his youthful flirtation with socialism, which led to his near-execution and deportation to Siberia, "The House of the Dead" is a film of ideas shot in a landscape of the mind.
The Russian Futurists repudiated Aleksandr Pushkin, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, and Leo Tolstoy and then-current Russian Symbolist verse and called for the creation of new techniques for writing poetry.
MANILA -- I remember reading, a long time ago, the short novel "Notes from the Underground" by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, the great 19th century Russian novelist, writer and philosopher.
Directed, written by Raphael Nadjari, based on "A Gentle Creature" by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Camera (color), Laurent Brunet; editor, Tom Donahue; music, John Surman; art director, Sean Foley, Caroline Helain; costume designer, Sarah Holden; sound, Griffin Richardson; assistant director, Frederic Bellaiche.