The Night Of January 16th

Author: Ayn Rand
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101137307
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On one level, Night of January 16th is a totally gripping drama about the rise and destruction of a brilliant and ruthless man. On a deeper level, it is a superb dramatic objectification of Ayn Rand's vision of human strength and weakness.

Night Of January 16th

Author: Ayn Rand
Publisher: Turtleback
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Marty Oliver was five years old when his favorite babysitter, Stacy Davis, was brutally abducted and presumed murdered. Now a high school senior, Marty is still haunted by the events of that night 12 years ago.

Blood On The Stage 1925 1950

Author: Amnon Kabatchnik
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810869632
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When A. H. Woods secured the production rights, he used his contractual
prerogative to rename the manuscript Night of January 16th and changed it
extensively. The playwright's aim was an in-depth study of the rise and fall of a
ruthless, yet charismatic financial mogul based on the real-life career of the late “
Match King,” Ivar Kreuger (1880–1932). A battle between Rand and Woods
developed. According to Rand, Woods “was famous as a producer of
melodramas, some of which ...

Goddess Of The Market

Author: Jennifer Burns
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199740895
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When her play Night of January 16th was first produced the Los Angeles Times
noted uneasily, “It so closely resembles 'The Trial of Mary Dugan' in its broader
aspects as to incorporate veritably the same plot.”43 It is safe to say, however,
that the author of Mary Dugan was not trying to advance individualism through
theater. That goal was Rand's alone. Night of January 16th was Rand's first
successful marriage of entertainment and propaganda. She hoped to both
entertain her ...

Ayn Rand

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Not terribly bright, for which he tries to compensate by keeping meticulous notes
on his observations which he frequently refers to. He also has an element of
cockiness. • Magda Svenson — Swedish with a very thick accent. Very religious
and severe. She was Bjorn Faulkner's nursemaid when he was a child and
currently serves as his housekeeper. Her testimony covers the period between
Karen Andre's initial employment and the night of January 16th. She highly
disapproves of the ...

The Unconquered

Author: Ayn Rand
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 1137428740
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Born Alisa Rosenbaum in St. Petersburg, Russia, on February 2 Witnesses the
first shots of the February Revolution Graduates from the University of Leningrad
Leaves Russia on January 26; arrives in New York on February 19 Woman on
Trial, her first play, opens in Hollywood Night of January 16th (formerly Woman
on Trial) opens on Broadway1 We the Living, her first novel, published by
Macmillan Jerome Mayer purchases rights to the theatrical adaptation of We the
Living ...

Three Plays

Author: Ayn Rand
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101137711
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If I were to classify Night of January 16th in conventional literary terms, I would
say that it represents, not Romantic Realism, but Romantic Symbolism. For those
acquainted with Objectivist aesthetics, I can name a more precise classification:
Night of January 16th is not a philosophical, but a sense-of-life play. A sense of
life is a preconceptual equivalent of metaphysics, an emotional, subconsciously
integrated appraisal of man's relationship to existence. I emphasize this last
because it ...

Essays On Ayn Rand S The Fountainhead

Author: Robert Mayhew
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 9780739115787
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Ayn Rand, Night of January 16th, definitive edition (New York: Plume, 1987), 24.
52. Rand, Night of January 16th, 80. 53. In her later writing, Ayn Rand would not
have stated, in her own voice, that the resentment was due to an instinct. 54.
Nietzsche, Thus Spake Zarathustra, 81 . 55. See my "From Airtight to We the
Living: The Drafts of Ayn Rand's First Novel," in Essays on Ayn Rand's We the
Living, ed. Robert Mayhew (Lanham, Maryland: Lexington, 2004), 32-33, for a
discussion of ...