“The Idiot” savant: on Fyodor Dostoevsky’s "Idiot" | Curio

“The Idiot” savant: on Fyodor Dostoevsky’s "Idiot"

25 mins | May 27, 2018

Dostoyevsky’s writing process violated every critical norm yet his works have cemented their place in the global literary canon. Gary Saul Morson, writing in The New Criterion, sheds light on the Russian master’s methods, through his writing of the novel 'The Idiot'.

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From The New Criterion

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