Rehabilitation of Tolstoy
Street was launched on June 26, 2013, and Bokonbayev Street - on April 20, 2014.
As we have already seen, Tolstoy
had excellent insights into the role of (what I call) ideology--in his scheme of things, "hypnotizing the people"--in the maintenance of a state-dominated social order.
Critique: An impressive work of seminal archival research and scholarship, "Tolstoy
's False Disciple: The Untold Story of Leo Tolstoy
and Vladimir Chertkov" is a profound and invaluable contribution for students of Tolstoy
's life and work.
has been invited to attend the opening ceremony of the event, which will be held on April 29, the organizers announced in a press release on Tuesday, OANA reported.
presents a lecture on the important phases in the life of his grandfather - the well-known Russian novelist - Count Leo Tolstoy
By uncovering a character typology that recurs throughout various parts of the novel, I also uncover one of the devices Tolstoy
relies on to unite the Anna/Vronsky and the Kitty/Levin plots, each of which contains at least one Varvara.
While writing War and Peace, Tolstoy
grew increasingly disenchanted with the Napoleon he had previously admired, as is reflected in the published version.
In a similar fashion, Tolstoy
reminds us of Anna's humanity, a fragile and fallen humanity that we-and these angry mobs--share with her.
Fundamentally sympathetic to Tolstoy
, she is also adept at identifying events in his youth, like the early deaths first of his mother, then his father, that destabilized his personality: The result is a clear-eyed biography that never minimizes its subject's faults while not losing sight of his better nature.
was one of the greatest writers of his age, a genius, a man of enormous and transcendent insight.
In the first of a major two-part film, Alan Yentob, left, travels through Russia to profile novelist Leo Tolstoy
, the author of classics War and Peace and Anna Karenina.
Imagine: The Japan Trouble with Earthquake: Tolstoy
A Horizon Special with Iain Stewart (10.