Video of Interest: New Yorker’s Cartoon Editor Talks to Caption Contest Whiz Kid; New Yorker State of Mind’s Look at the March 30, 1929 New Yorker

Video of Interest: New Yorker’s Cartoon Editor Talks To Caption Contest Whiz Kid

Part one of New Yorker cartoon editor, Emma Allen’s vid-chat with Alice Kassnove, the 9 year old Caption Contest Whiz Kid whose contest captions went viral not long ago.  See it here. 

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A New Yorker State of Mind’s Latest Post

One of the Spill‘s favorite blogs, A New Yorker State of Mind: Reading Every Issue of The New Yorker dives deep into the issue of March 30, 1929.  See it here!

Princetonians Submit Captions

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From News At Princeton, December 11, 2104, “Face time: Students learn about the art of caricature in freshman seminar”

— students submit captions to The New Yorker’s caption contest as part of the seminar, “Funny Pictures: Caricature and Modernity”

 

[This is probably a good time & place to note that back in May of 1931, Princeton’s Seniors voted Peter Arno their favorite artist. Titian came in second]