Group Read of Brothers Karamazov Begins Today on Project D

In What's the Buzz by Dennis Abrams

By Dennis Abrams “Alexi Fyodorovich Karamazov was the third son of a landowner from our district, Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov, well known in his day (and still remembered among us) because of his dark and tragic death, which happened exactly thirteen years ago and which I shall speak of in its proper place.” And so begins our journey into Fyodor Dostoevsky’s …

Join Project D in Reading Dostoevsky’s Demons starting Monday, April 18

In What's the Buzz by Edward Nawotka

Starting on Monday, April 18, at Project D, Publishing Perspectives’ examination of the four major novels of Fyodor Dostoevsky, we will begin reading The Possessed, or as it’s called in our preferred translation by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky, Demons. Described by Joseph Frank as “probably the greatest novel ever inspired by a revolutionary conspiracy,” it is most likely the …

Publishing Perspectives’ Group Read of Dostoevsky’s ‘The Idiot’ Begins Feb. 21

In News by Dennis Abrams

By Dennis Abrams Over at Project D, Publishing Perspectives’ ongoing study of the four major novels of Russian master Fyodor Dostoevsky, we’re just wrapping up Crime and Punishment, and laying the groundwork for the next novel in our series: The Idiot. A complete turnaround from the dark, poverty-filled world of Raskolnikov’s St. Petersburg, The Idiot tells the story of Prince …