Dostoyevsky and the Whale: The Dilemma At The Heart of The Beast Below — The Doctor Who Companion

How The Beast Below subverts Fyodor Dostoyevsy’s The Brothers Karamazov and Ursula le Guin’s The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas.

Dostoyevsky and the Whale: The Dilemma At The Heart of The Beast Below — The Doctor Who Companion

I always loved The Beast Below, but after The Timless Child it takes on a whole new resonance and arguably becomes one of the most important episodes in the modern-day run.

The Ones Who Walk Away From Gallifrey. Who saw that coming?