«Any psychiatrist knows that Chekhov is the best treatment for depression and lack of appetite.» Dmitry Bykov’s lecture «about why reading Chekhov is a powerful session of hope that strengthens us in the fight against the unbearable melancholy of being, and how to take this antidepressant.»
We present a complete, live recording of Dmitry Bykov’s speech in the «Direct Speech» lecture hall, where his lectures are held every month with a constant full house.
Dmitry Bykov is a unique storyteller. He knows everything and will tell the main thing about all the books and all the writers you can name. He wrote books of the ZhZL series about three great Russian writers. I gave lectures about the rest.