BD, Shutterstock Our minds are not entirely under our control. Fyodor Dostoevsky noted as much in 1863, when he penned his famous white bear observation. "Try to pose for yourself this task: not to think of a polar bear, and you will see that ... Sott.net, 1 week ago
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(Before It's News) Fyodor Dostoyevsky's seminal masterpiece Crime and Punishment is often thought of as one of the longest classics at more than 200,000 words. The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2016 , which was signed into law on Friday, ...Before It's News, 1 month ago
Russia: Notorious Siberian prison of Tsar Nicholas II, Dostoyevsky and Stalin's victims becomes a tourist hostel
A notorious Siberian prison from which nobody ever escaped and where thousands of enemies of the state were executed has been turned into a hostel. Tobolsk prison castle was constructed under Tsarist rule at the turn of the 18th century. Many ...International Business Times UK, 2 weeks ago
Greanvillepost.com One of a series of proposed images of Dostoevsky and of his works for a new Moscow metro station, postponed because of fears they could cause suicides. Rome: In the first line of Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky's famous poem, ...Counter Currents, 1 week ago
Phoenix Theatre Ensemble (PTE), now in its 12th season, announces that Olivier-nominated playwright Glyn Maxwell's The Gambler will begin performances on January 21, 2016 at The Wild Project at 195 East 3rd Street in NYC's East Village. It will be ...Broadway World, 1 month ago
Fyodor Lukyanov talks with Alexei Miller, a Professor of History at the European University in St. Petersburg and Central European University in Budapest, about the role of history in politics today. The international institutions in charge of ...GlobalAffairs.ru, 1 month ago
by Bishop James D. Conley, S.T.L. Descriptive Title Sursum Corda : 10 Suggestions for Rekindling the Literary Imagination Description An excellent essay by Bishop James Conley in which he states that Good literature forms a worldview: It ...Catholic World News, 6 hours ago
The German government's plan to limit cash payments to a maximum of 5,000 euros has triggered a heated debate about the pros and cons of cash. DW's Zhang Danhong is not convinced by arguments against paper money. Cash facilitates crime, preaches ...Deutsche Welle, 7 hours ago
Source: Used with permission of author Claudia Kalb Who was Marilyn Monroe under the platinum hair? How did Christine Jorgensen find the courage to pursue sex -reassignment surgery in the 1950s? What made Frank Lloyd Wright think his buildings ...Psychology Today, 1 day ago
Cities can divide their nations The greatest European city is St. Petersburg.This statement might infuriate residents ofRome, Paris, Berlin or Madrid; yet these are merely the greatest cities of Europe's common history.My claim overlooks Istanbul ...Geist, 2 days ago
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