Ayn Rand (American-Russian) Novelist Philosopher Play write and Screen Writer. She is most known for her novel Atlas Shrugged and Fountainhead. The books show the hopelessness of communism and it's upending of the true nature of humanity and the self. Her first novel, "We The Living", was really a pure view of the plight of a family after communism took over.
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Writer Ayn Rand, New York City, 1964 _ Arnold Newman
Ayn Rand born Alisa Zinov'yevna Rosenbaum in St. Petersburg was a "Russian-American novelist, philosopher, playwright, and screenwriter. She is best known for her two best-selling novels, The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged, and for developing a philosophical system she called Objectivism."