Quotes by Vissarion Belinsky

About Vissarion Belinsky:

Vissarion Grigoryevich Belinsky was a Russian literary critic of Westernizing tendency. He was an associate of Alexander Herzen, Mikhail Bakunin (he at one time courted one of his sisters), and other critical intellectuals. Belinsky played one of the key roles in the career of poet and publisher Nikolay Nekrasov and his popular magazine Sovremennik.

Author Bio

  • NameVissarion Belinsky
  • DescriptionRussian literary critic
  • AliasesVissarion Grigoryevich Belinsky
  • BornJune 11, 1811
  • DiedJune 7, 1848
  • CountryRussian Empire
  • ProfessionPhilosopher; Writer