Program of the XIIth Symposium of the International Dostoevsky Society, Geneva

 

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Thursday, Sept. 2

Friday, Sept. 3

Saturday, Sept. 4

9.00-10.30

Dostoevsky and the Russian Emigration I

Dostoevsky’s Geopolitical Concepts I

New Approaches to "Notes from the Underground"

Figures of Logic in Dostoevsky

9.00-10.30

New Approaches to "Idiot" I

Dostoevsky as Predecessor of Cultural Mainstreams in the 20th Century

Dostoevsky and Shmelyov

Dostoevsky and German Literature

Myth in Dostoevsky

9.00-10.30

New Approaches to "Crime and Punishment" I

Aspects of Narratology and Semiotics I Dostoevsky and Nabokov I

Aspects of Religion I

The Family Crisis as Motif in Dostoevsky

10.30-11.00 Coffee Break

10.30-11.00 Coffee Break

10.30-11.00 Coffee Break

11.00-12.30

Dostoevsky and the Russian Emigration II

Dostoevsky’s Geopolitical Concepts II

New Approaches to the "Grand Inquisitor"

New Approaches to "The House of the Dead"

Dostoevsky’s Construction of the Russian Space

11.00-12.30

New Approaches to "Idiot" II

Dostoevsky and Tsvetaeva

Dostoevsky and Music

Dostoevsky, Sinyavsky and Shalamov

Aspects of Crime

11.00-12.30

New Approaches to "Crime and Punishment" II

Dostoevsky and Nabokov II

Aspects of Religion II

Aspects of Narratology and Semiotics II

Issues of Symbolic Geography

Gender Aspects

12.30-14.30 Lunch Break

12.30-14.30 Lunch Break

12.30-14.30 Lunch Break

14.30-16.00

Dostoevsky and the Russian Emigration III

Dostoevsky in the Context of Russian Literature

Artistic Devices of Individual Characterization

Aspects of Style in Dostoevsky

Aspects of Economy

New Approaches to the "Demons"

14.30-16.00

New Approaches to "Idiot" III

Dostoevsky and Russian Modernism

Textological Problems

Dostoevsky’s Impact on Philosophy

Dostoevsky and the Russian Emigration V

14.30-16.00

Dostoevsky and Russian Religious Philosophy I Dostoevsky and Symbolism

Dostoevsky and Judaism

Dostoevsky and Theatre

Roundtable: Teaching Dostoevsky

16.00-16.30 Coffee Break

16.00-16.30 Coffee Break

16.00-16.30 Coffee Break

16.30-18.00

Dostoevsky and the Russian Emigration IV

Dostoevsky in the Context of Russian Literature of the 19th Century

Dostoevsky and the European Novel Tradition of the 19th Century

Dostoevsky’s Reception in the 20th Century

Animal Imagery in Dostoevsky

Problems of Translation

16.30-18.00

General Assembly of IDS

 

 

 

16.30-18.00

Dostoevsky and Russian Religious Philosophy II

Institutional Approaches

Dostoevsky and the Schism

The Construction of Individuality

The Construction of Nationality