The international research journal "The Unknown Dostoevsky" is intended for discovery of new prospects in studying of the biography and works of the ingenious Russian writer, to ensuring access of readers and researchers from the different countries to unpublished archival materials and little-known sources of creativity of Dostoyevsky. The magazine is founded on the initiative of board members of the International Dostoyevsky Society. The leading scientists from the different countries of the world are a part of an editorial board. Readers are offered unique archival materials, correspondence and Dostoyevsky's manuscripts and his environments, the new facts and hypotheses, biographic and textual researches forgotten and unknown memories of the writer, critiques from newspapers and magazines of XIXth – the first half of the 20th centuries, the attribution of anonymous and pseudonymous magazines Time (1861-1863) and Era (1864-1865) magazines, in the Grazhdanin weekly (1873–1874).
The magazine is issued in the Russian and English languages quarterly, 4 times a year.
All articles submitted to the editorial office, reviewed.
Journal is indexed by
Russian Science Citation Index (elibrary.ru), Academic Electronic Library