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, …
J and L Illustrated #3
Published by J&L Books
256p, b&w, softcover, 5"X7"
"Edited by writer Paul Maliszewski (author of Prayer and Parable and Fakers), this third volume of J&L Illustrated
is comprised of 13 short stories by authors Amie Barrodale, Scott
Bradfield, Stephen Dixon, Steve Featherstone, William H. Gass, Michael
Martone, Joseph McElroy, Elizabeth Miller, Robert Nedelkoff, Hasanthikia
Sirisena, Steve Stern, Mike Topp and Xiaoda Xiao. The Paris-based
artist Shoboshobo provides accompanying drawings."