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, …
Lowbrow Reader Reader
Published by Drag City
298p, b&w, softcover, 6.5"x8.5"
The Lowbrow Reader Reader is the first book from The Lowbrow Reader, the New York comedy zine. Edited by Jay Ruttenberg, it gathers together the best writings and drawings from the journal’s eight issues, along with a smattering of new material. Included inside: