Tolstoy and Spirituality

Tolstoy and Spirituality


Edited by Predrag Cicovacki & Heidi Nada Grek

ISBN: 9781618118707 (hardback)
Pages: approx 340 pp.
Publication Date: November 2018


Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors


1. But to Continue the Life—For What Purpose?
Mikhail Shishkin

2. Tolstoy’s Fiction: Its Spiritual Legacy
Rosamund Bartlett

3. What Is the Good According to Tolstoy, and How Good Can I Be?
Donna Tussing Orwin

4. Tolstoy’s Unorthodox Catechesis: English Novels
Liza Knapp

5. Tolstoy and Diderot on Women as “Dangerous Objects”
Miran Bozovic

6. Tolstoy’s Divine Madness: An Analysis of The Kreutzer Sonata
Predrag Cicovacki

7. The Kreutzer Sonata, Sexual Morality, and Music
Alexandra Smith

8. A Prophet of the Family: Vasily Rozanov Reads Tolstoy
Diana Dukhanova

9. The Death of Ivan Ilyich: Death and Authentic Life
Božidar Kante

10. Tolstoy’s Spiritual Nonviolence
Robert L. Holmes

11. Three Attempts on Carthage: Tolstoy’s Designs of Nonviolent Destruction
Inessa Medzhibovskaya

12. Tolstoy’s Philosophical Legacy
An Interview with Abdusalam A. Guseynov