Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: The Portrait

  • Nikolai Gogol’s The Diary of a Madman

    James L. Franklin Chicago, Illinois, United States Nikolai Gogol Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol (1809–1852) was a member of the first wave of great Russian authors of the nineteenth century. Born in a Ukrainian Cossack village then part of the Russian Empire, he made his way to Saint Petersburg where he found his métier in the short…