Posthumous Publications

Journal of Ayn Rand Studies 20 (1):125-136 (2020)
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Abstract

Posthumous publication of Ayn Rand's novella Ideal and her play The Unconquered provides an opportunity to assess her early work. The Unconquered is an unfortunate theatrical dramatization of her novel We the Living. Ideal, which was written first as a novella and then as a play, is the inadequate presentation of a provocative idea. Editorial packaging of The Unconquered is extensive and informative; of Ideal, slight and confused. Especially regrettable is the theory of genres presented in place of editorial commentary on Ideal.

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Stephen Cox
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Ayn Rand: Theory versus creative life.Stephen Cox - 1986 - Journal of Libertarian Studies 8 (1):19-29.

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