Author: Irina N. Evlampieva
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Teacher of Russian language and literature, Municipal Autonomous Educational Institution “Pola Secondary School,” Soviet 33, 175140 Novgorod Region, Parfinsky District, Pola, Russia.

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Evlampieva, I.N. “About the Joy of Being a Teacher, Student, Reader — Researcher. Memories and Reflections of the Participants to the International Readings ‘Dostoevsky’s Works in the Perception of 21st-Century Readers’.” Dostoevsky and World Culture. Philological journal, no. 3 (23), 2023, pp. 210–226. (In Russ.)

Received: 04 Aug. 2023
Published: 25 Sept. 2023
Issue: 2023 no. 3 (23)
Pages: 210-226

UDK: 821.161.1.0
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Keywords: Readings “Dostoevsky’s Works in the Perception of 21st-Century Readers,” Staraya Russa, Dostoevsky House-Museum in Staraya Russa, Fedor Dostoevsky, students, teachers, Tatiana Kasatkina.
Abstract: The material presents a brief history of the beginning and evolution of the International Readings “Dostoevsky’s Works in the Perception of 21st-Century Readers,” which have been held annually for over 24 years in the city of Staraya Russa. The Readings are conducted under the expert guidance of Tatiana A. Kasatkina, Doctor of Philological Sciences, Director of research at IWL RAS, Head of the Research Centre “Dostoevsky and World Culture” IWL RAS, Head of the Research Committee for Dostoevsky’s Artistic Heritage within the Academic Council for the History of World Culture RAS. The publication includes recollections from former students, teachers, and museum staff who have actively participated in the Readings across various years.


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