Maria Jose Cornejo

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My anxious life in an age of anxiety

I have an unfortunate tendency to falter at crucial moments. For instance, standing at the altar in a church in Vermont, waiting for my wife-to-be to come down the aisle to marry me, I start to feel horribly ill. Not just vaguely queasy, but severely nauseated and shaky – and, most of all, sweaty. …

Life at the Circus with The Ringling Brothers, 1949

Fred Lyon

If The New Yorker Were Set in Paris

How many bathrooms on Manhattan Island feature Maira Kalman and Rick Meyerowitz’s “New Yorkistan” printed on the shower curtain? How many more therapist’s offices have Saul Steinberg’s “View of the World from Ninth Avenue” framed and mounted? Covers of <i>The New Yorker</i>, whether satire or Sempé, are …