John Glynn to be awarded the Silver T-Square Award at the 74th Annual Reuben Awards in Kansas City
February 17, 2020
Another big Reubens Weekend announcement out of Kansas City...
On behalf of the board of directors of the National Cartoonists Society, It is my great pleasure to announce that John Glynn will be awarded the Silver T-Square at the 74th Annual Reuben Awards in Kansas City!
The Silver T-Square is awarded, by unanimous vote of the NCS Board, to persons who have demonstrated outstanding dedication or service to the Society or the profession. We are so pleased to be able to recognize John’s long-standing commitment in contributing his time, energy, expertise and support to both the National Cartoonists Society and its members, and the part he has played in helping to advance the careers of so many cartoonists. John is now Chairman and Editor at Large at Andrews McMeel Syndication (Formerly Universal Press Syndicate).
Previous recipients of The Silver T-Square include John’s colleagues John McMeel(2004) and the late Lee Salem, who was presented the award in 2013. Other recipients over the last 72 years include Presidents Harry S. Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower, James Thurber, Milton Caniff, Walt Kelly, Mort Walker, Herbert Block, Bil Keane and industry stalwarts including Joe D’Angelo of King Features and The Billy Ireland Library’s Lucy Caswell.
The award will be presented during the74th Annual Reuben Awards weekend, 5th-7th June 2020, in Kansas City, Missouri. Stay tuned to the NCS website and social media for more major announcements on our huge line-up for the weekend.
See you in Kansas City!
National Cartoonist Society