Fyodor Dostoyevsky, in this 1872 portrait, is often compared to fellow Russian author Leo Tolstoy as the greatest novelist of all time.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky, in this 1872 portrait, is often compared to fellow Russian author Leo Tolstoy as the greatest novelist of all time. Courtesy image
Fyodor Dostoyevsky, in this 1872 portrait, is often compared to fellow Russian author Leo Tolstoy as the greatest novelist of all time. Courtesy image

Translation of Dostoyevsky’s ‘Crime and Punishment’ brings vitality, verve to classic novel

July 12, 2015 09:33 AM