The Birth of Objectivism - Volume 2 - A Movement is Launched
John Hospers is University of Southern California's professor emeritus of philosophy. He earned a Master's degree in literature from the University of Iowa and a Ph.D. in philosophy from Columbia University.
Hospers was the first presidential candidate for the Libertarian Party in
l972, and was the author of Libertarianism, the first full-length book
describing libertarianism in detail.
Beginning in 1961, Hospers engaged in many one-on-one philosophical
conversations with Ayn Rand and he was one of the first people to bring Objectivism to the attention of the academic world.
Selections from the John Hospers interview are available on The Birth of Objectivism, Vol. 2 - A Movement is Launched DVD Available for purchase here: