Animation: Why should you read Crime and Punishment?

May 28, 2019 at 06:00 am by -gToon




What drives someone to kill in cold blood? What goes through the murderer’s mind? And what kind of a society breeds such people? Over 150 years ago Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky took these questions up in what would become one of the best-known works of Russian literature: “Crime and Punishment.” Alex Gendler digs into the classic novel's exploration of alienation, morality and redemption.

Lesson by Alex Gendler, directed by WOW-HOW Studio.

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