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Tolstoy Journal, June 21, 2017: "The spiritual future of the human race."

I am forty pages behind on my reading today, as usual on Wednesday, but, as usual again, I read some pages of The Gospel in Tolstoy… 1,101 more words

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Book review of Essbaum's Hausfrau: NOT a modern Anna Karenina story

A couple of weeks ago I found two books at my local library using one of my common techniques for choosing books—browsing randomly. These books were in a corner of the library set aside for a summer reading club. 1,501 more words

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Book review of Essbaum's Hausfrau: NOT a modern Anna Karenina story

A couple of weeks ago I found two books at my local library using one of my common techniques for choosing books—browsing randomly. These books were in a corner of the library set aside for a summer reading club. 1,502 more words

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My Favourite Character from Anna Karenina - Leo Tolstoy

Anna Karenina took up about six weeks of my life and left me with a huge book hangover. Months later, I still find myself thinking about the novel, but it’s been difficult to put my thoughts into a coherent review. 409 more words

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June 19, 2017

Books are for those who have cabin fever but can’t physically escape.

-Someone, somewhere (aka me)

Last 100 pages of Anna Karenina? Challenge accepted. 38 more words

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Tolstoy Journal, June 16, 2017: Joyce and Tolstoy

In honor of Bloomsday I am featuring James Joyce in the image today. I already have a blog about how highly he thought of Tolstoy  991 more words

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The joy of reading Tolstoy

I have a new routine. Since finishing my duties at the university where I work, I have been dividing my time between applying for full-time academic posts… 411 more words

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