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, …
Butch Nor Femme #7
24p, b&w, 4.25"x5.5"
The centerpiece of this issue is a personal essay talking about monogamy and honesty, specifically matters of consent when people in monogamous relationships enter into polyamorous arrangements without informing their monoggy partner: accountability and responsibility, communication and ethics from a polyamorist perspective. Also shorter writings on body (mis)trust, bad(ish) trips, and a dream about working for Pauly Shore.