Crime and Punishment by F.M. Dostoevsky in Germany: The Role of Publishing Houses
1. Tomsk Polytechnic University
The paper describes an overview of all well-known translations of Dostoevsky´s novel Crime and Punishment (1866) in the German language published from 1882 to 1994. The introduction history of Crime and Punishment written by F. M. Dostoevsky to the German public is very complicated and related to political, cultural and publishing activities in Germany. In the article the author analyzes the role of publishing houses and first Complete Edition of Dostoevsky’s Works. Moreover, the results of these investigations explain the key tendencies of Dostoevsky’s popularity, and determine the main features of publishing activity in Germany. It should be noted that the translations done by S. Gaier are known as the most accurate and close ones in German-speaking word. Her translations of the great novels, especially Crime and Punishment by F. Dostoevsky (‘Amman’, 1994) received worldwide recognition.
Ключевые слова: publishing houses;, literary translation, novel "Crime and Punishment", F.M. Dostoevsky
Golovacheva E.A. Crime and Punishment by F.M. Dostoevsky in Germany: The Role of Publishing Houses // Journal of Economics and Social Sciences. – 2017. – № 11;
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