Quotes by Wolcott Gibbs

About Wolcott Gibbs:

Wolcott Gibbs is best remembered for his 1936 parody of Time magazine, which skewered the magazine's inverted narrative structure. Gibbs wrote, "Backward ran sentences until reeled the mind"; he concluded the piece, "Where it all will end, knows God!" He also wrote a comedy, Season in the Sun, which ran on Broadway for 10 months in 1950–51 and was based on a series of stories that originally appeared in The New Yorker.

Author Bio

  • NameWolcott Gibbs
  • DescriptionAmerican editor
  • BornMarch 15, 1902
  • DiedAugust 16, 1958
  • CountryUnited States Of America