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Discuss Tolstoi's short story," The Death of Ivan Ilyich,"

The Death of Ivan Ilyich The Death of Ivan Ilyich, first published in 1886, is a novella by Leo Tolstoy, one of the masterpieces of his late fiction, written shortly after his religious conversion of the late 1870s.

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  • bonnie n.

    Several participants shared their deep knowledge of Russian literature. Much appreciated the varied reactions to the themes of Tolstoi's compelling novella. An excellent choice for a rich discussion!

    June 23, 2012

  • Jack M.


    June 22, 2012

  • bonnie n.

    Twenty members voted in this poll, and most selected Tolstoi's famous story. Those who voted for Chekhov's "Ward No. Six" or Kafka's "The Penal Colony" - allusions to these stories can be deftly woven into the discussion of the Tolstoi masterpiece.

    May 19, 2012

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