Day at Night interview of Ayn Rand

Today is the 60th anniversary of the publishing of Ayn Rand’s epic novel Atlas Shrugged. In this interview, Ms. Rand explains to Day Night host James Day her philosophy of Objectivism and offers her concept of the ideal man. Rand also discusses her thoughts on rationality, love, morality, free will, and art. She describes her early determination to become a writer, and the ideas encompassed in her influential novels, The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged. Taped at WNET in New York on March 23rd, 1974.