About the author:
Liana A. Dimitrieva, independent researcher, St. Petersburg, Russia.
The article offers an overview of the articles in the collection La clandestinite: Etudes sur la pensee russe (“The Underground: Studies in Russian Thought”, 2017), which is based on an expanded understanding of the underground, which cannot be reduced to a single, exhaustive definition. The author of the article summarizes the articles considering various interpretations of the “Russian underground”, focusing on those of them where the image of the “underground” is associated with Notes from Underground by F.M. Dostoevsky.