Tom Crewe: Totally Tourgenueff, 21 April 2022
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Love and Youth: Essential Stories by Ivan Turgenev, translated by Nicolas Pasternak Slater and Maya Slater.
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“... the Goncourts, Heine and Whitman, and, in the other, Gogol, Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Goncharov, Saltykov-Shchedrin, Mussorgsky and Tchaikovsky.1 His piece about Troppmann, describing a French execution for a Russian audience, but criticising the death penalty as it operated in both countries, is an example of this transnational advocacy.‘You know a lot ...”