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, …
Sex Press the Sexual Revolution in the Underground Press 1963 1979
Published by Abrams
240, color, softcover, 8.5"x13"
Ooo-la-la. This is exactly the sort of book I tend to drool over - outsized reprints of cheaply printed hippie sex graphics. Taps directly into my sleazy side and re-affirms that the sexual capabilities of duotone printing are endless. By no means comprehensive of the era, but huge and awesome regardless. -EF