We the Living Essay Contest
This contest is no longer active.
We the Living was published in 1936 and was the first novel published by Ayn Rand. The book deals with the the struggle between the individual and the state and was an early statement by Ayn Rand against communism. The essay contest asks high school students in the 10th through 12th grade to write about the book in an essay of 700 to 1500 words.