Born in Wisconsin, Jim Knipfel was a staff writer at the now-defunct weekly alternative newspaper New York Press for thirteen years, where wrote the long-running and popular "Slackjaw" column, a cynical, misanthropic look at daily life. He is the author of ten books, including Slackjaw, …
Castle Waiting #5
by Linda Medley
Published by Fantagraphics Books
A slightly soap-operatic tale set behind the walls of a medieval castle. ?Extends the story of Sleeping Beauty into a modern, feminist Chaucer,? says a blurb on the back of the graphic novel; the continuing comic series follows in that direction.