Realism: Fyodor Dostoevsky

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  • Realism Facts

    Realism Facts
    Friedrich Schiller defined "realism", in a letter to Goethe, as "realism cannot make a poet." It was thus deigned that realism wasn't an actual form of writing, but later this was contradicted, and realism writing came into being.
  • Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts

    Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts
    Fyodor was born on October,30th, 1821. He was born in Moscow.
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    Fyodor's Life

    This was when Fyodor Dostoevsky lived.
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    Other Author Facts
    "Gants Kyuchelgarten" was published. It was written by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol, who was also a Russian Realist writer.
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    Other Author Facts
    "Taras Bulba" was publsihed. It was written by Gogol Nikolai, and later it was adapted so it could be made into a film.
  • Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts

    Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts
    Dostoevsky entered the Army Engineering corps. He was very solitary, and had fits of depression.
  • Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts

    Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts
    Dostoevsky's father died. This really affected Dostoevsky.
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    Other Author Facts
    "Zenitba" was published. It was written by Gogol Nikolai. Most of the plays he wrote were based on stories of old classical dramas or plays.
  • Publication: Other Works By Fyodor

    Publication: Other Works By Fyodor
    "White NIghts" was published. It was written by Fyodor Dostoevsky.
  • Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts

    Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts
    Fyodor joined a social thinkers group, but was arrested and sentenced to death. Then, they changed the sentence to four year of community service.
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    Other Author Facts
    Aleksandr Ostrovsky had "The Bankrupt" published. He was also a Russian realist writer. He was said to have been the greatest one recorded in realist history.
  • Realism Facts

    Realism Facts
    Realism started in Moscow, by a Russian who was named Constantin Stanislavski. It started around 1850. There were Realism works published before this, but the idea and official start of Realism weren't until around 1850. Realism usually avoided the drama of normal novels, and stated the plain truth, whether right or wrong. It was a reaction to and a rejection of romanticism.
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    Realism's Life

    Realism's Life
  • Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts

    Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts
    Fyodor was kidnapped by "lobstermen" mercenaries.
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    Other Author Facts
    Aleksandr Ostrovsky was elected a Member of the Academy of Sciences in 1863.
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    Other Author Facts
    "The Impostor Dmitry and Vasily Shuisky" was published. It was written by Aleksandr Ostrovsky. He was a Russian realist writer who mostly wrote dramas and told stories of uncultured, self-satisfied characters, who represented the higher merchant class in Russia.
  • Publication: Chosen Work by Fyodor Dostoevsky

    Publication: Chosen Work by Fyodor Dostoevsky
    "The Gambler" was published. It was written by Dostoevsky about a man who has a problem with gambling.
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    Other Author Facts
    "Daisy Miller" was Published. It was written by Henry James. Henry James's books were a lot like Dostoevsky's, in the way that they were written about certain events and real people.
  • Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts

    Fyodor Dostoevsky Facts
    Fyodor dies of an epilepsy.
  • Realism Facts

    Realism Facts
    In the 19th century, "Realism" became the slogan for a group of writers who believed in wirting about real events and real people.
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    Other Author Facts
    "The Beast in the Jungle" was published. It was written by Henry James. Henry James was a later realist writer, but wrote in the same style as Dostoevsky.
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    Other Author Facts
    "The Jolly Corner" was published. It was written by Henry James.
  • Publication: Other Works By Fyodor

    Publication: Other Works By Fyodor
    "Imperial Messages" was published. It was written by Fyodor Dostoevsky. He was dead when this book was published, but the works inside were written by him.
  • Publication: Other Works By Fyodor

    Publication: Other Works By Fyodor
    "Double and the Gambler" was published. It was written by Fyodor Dostoevsky. He was dead by the time this was published, but it was published anyways.