Dostoevsky and World Culture. Philological journal is a peer-reviewed open-access journal, dedicated to the work and life of Fyodor Dostoevsky (1821-1881), the influence world culture had on him, and the influence he had on culture worldwide. The journal is addressed to an international audience and publishes works by Russian and foreign scholars in the fields of philology, history, cultural studies, philosophy, theology, psychology, and art.


Quarterly edition. The journal accepts articles in Russian and English.


Founded in 2018.


Dostoevsky and World Culture. Philological journal is published in both paper and electronic versions.


Dostoevsky and World Culture. Philological journal is on VkontakteTelegram.


The Founder and publisher of Dostoevsky and World Culture. Philological journal  is 

A.M. Gorky Institute of World Literature of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IWL RAS).


Registration in the International Standard Serial Number:

ISSN: 2619-0311 (print)

ISSN: 2712-8512 (online)


The journal is registered with the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media according to the the Law of the Russian Federation on Mass Media. 

Mass media registration certificates:

Registration Certificate ПИ № ФС 77 – 72614, April 04, 2018.

Registration Certificate ЭЛ № ФС 77 – 79618, November 27, 2020. 


Subscription index according to the JSC Internet subscription catalog:

AO "Pochta Rossii" (Post Office of Russia) — ПМ 253 (PM 253).


The journal Dostoevsky and World Culture. Philological Journal is included in the List of peer-reviewed scientific editions of the Higher Attestation Commission of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation from 20.12.2022 according to the following scientific specialties:

5.9.1. Russian literature and literature of the peoples of Russian Federation (Philological)
5.9.2. Literature of the peoples of the world (Philological) 
5.9.3. Literary Studies (Philological) 


Research topics for publications:

Hermeneutical and poetic analysis of Dostoevsky's works, world culture in Dostoevsky's works and in his sphere of interest, ekphrasis in Dostoevsky's texts, textual criticism and history of the text, text microanalysis, theory of Dostoevsky's works, Dostoevsky's philosophy and theology, comparative literature, cultural and psychological analysis of Dostoevsky's texts, Dostoevsky's biography, introduction of new documents and sources, analysis of Dostoevsky's influence on world culture, interpretations of Dostoevsky by other arts, Dostoevsky's museums

Publication types:
Research articles, review articles, scholarly publications of archival materials and documents, reviews, editorials, conference summaries, interviews, In Memoriam.