This profile celebrates the life and works of Fyodor Dostoevsky. All of the works listed here are in the public domain. This profile is maintained by the Wattpad Ambassadors.
Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky ( 11 November 1821 - 9 February 1881), sometimes transliterated Dostoevsky, was a Russian novelist, short story writer, essayist, journalist, and philosopher. Dostoyevsky's literary works explore human psychology in the troubled political, social, and spiritual atmosphere of 19th-century Russia, and engage with a variety of philosophical and religious themes.
His most acclaimed works include Crime and Punishment (1866), The Idiot (1869), Demons (1872) and The Brothers Karamazov (1880). Dostoyevsky's oeuvre consists of 11 novels, three novellas, 17 short stories and numerous other works. His 1864 novella Notes from Underground is considered to be one of the first works of existentialist literature.
- Saint Petersburg, Russia
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