Journal of Siberian Federal University. Humanities & Social Sciences / On the Ruins of the Crystal Palace or the Fate of Russian Utopia in the Classical Era (N.G. Chernyshevsky, F.M. Dostoevsky, M.E. Saltykov-Shchedrin)

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Journal of Siberian Federal University. Humanities & Social Sciences: 2011, Vol. 4, Issue 7
Kovtun, Natalia V.
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Kovtun, Natalia V. : Siberian Federal University , 79 Svobodny, Krasnoyarsk, 660041 Russia , e-mail:
utopia; "Crystal Palace"; Chernyshevsky; Dostoevsky; Saltykov-Shchedrin

The analysis of the image of the Crystal Palace as one of the most settled symbols of Russian intellectual utopia is analyzed in the article as well as the classic texts which initiated the process of destroying the happy utopia in Russia: among them a famous novel by N.G. Chernyshevsky What is to be done and works by first writers-heretics in genre of utopia - M.E. Saltykov-Shchedrin (The History of a Town) and F.M. Dostoevsky (Notes from the Underground ).

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