The Objectivist

The Objectivist

The Objectivist was a monthly Objectivist magazine published from January 1966 to September 1971, as the successor to "The Objectivist Newsletter". Properly, it was mainly a change in format from the 4-page Newsletter to the now 16-page "Objectivist". In another change in format, it would be succeeded by "The Ayn Rand Letter".

It was originally co-published by Ayn Rand and Nathaniel Branden (until late August 1968) and then by Rand alone. Leonard Peikoff was associate editor with Rand from mid-1968 on.

Regular columns consisted of Objectivist Calendar, Check Your Premises, Horror File, and Intellectual Ammunition Department. Some articles ran over multiple issues.

"The Objectivist" also reprinted articles from the magazine as pamphlets. After the Nathaniel Branden Institute and NBI Book Service, Inc. was shut down, the Objectivist Book Service was later setup in March 1969 to sell Objectivist books, books recommended in the Objectivist, article reprint pamphlets and back issues. The Objectivist Book Service continued to exist when "The Ayn Rand Letter" was published and continued until shortly after that magazine was discontinued.

A hardback collection of "The Objectivist" was published by Palo Alto Book Service and is still available from the Ayn Rand Institute.

External links

* [ Content by author]
* [ Content by title]
* [ Content by issue]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • The Objectivist Newsletter — was an 4 page Objectivist magazine published monthly from January 1962 to December 1965, when it was replaced by The Objectivist.The newsletter was co published by Ayn Rand and Nathaniel Branden.A hardback collection of the Newsletter was… …   Wikipedia

  • The Objectivist Forum — was an Objectivist bimonthly journal published from February 1980 through December 1987.Ayn Rand helped establish it and served as its philosophic consultant until her death in 1982. Harry Binswanger was publisher and editor; Leonard Peikoff… …   Wikipedia

  • Objectivist periodicals — Objectivist movement …   Wikipedia

  • Objectivist poets — The Objectivist poets were a loose knit group of second generation Modernists who emerged in the 1930s. They were mainly American and were influenced by, amongst others, Ezra Pound and William Carlos Williams. The basic tenets of Objectivist… …   Wikipedia

  • Objectivist ethics — The Objectivist ethics is a subset of the Objectivist philosophy formulated by Ayn Rand. Rand defined ethics as a code of values to guide man s choices and actions mdash;the choices and actions that determine the purpose and the course of his… …   Wikipedia

  • Objectivist movement in India — Objectivist movement …   Wikipedia

  • The Atlas Society — Objectivist movement …   Wikipedia

  • Objectivist Party — Chairman Tom Stevens Senate leader N/A House leader N/A Founded February 2, 2008 ( …   Wikipedia

  • The Virtue of Selfishness — The Virtue of Selfishness: A New Concept of Egoism is a 1964 collection of essays and papers by Ayn Rand and Nathaniel Branden. Most of the essays originally appeared in The Objectivist Newsletter , except for The Objectivist Ethics , which was a …   Wikipedia

  • The Ayn Rand Collective — The Collective was a group of men and women who were close confidants, students, and proponents of Ayn Rand and her philosophy of Objectivism during the 50 s and 60 s. At its height, the Collective consisted of: *Nathaniel Branden *Barbara… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.