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, …
Machine Gum #2
by John Martz
40p, b&w, 5"x7.25"
Crow quill robot living that gives Martz a near-perfect field for visual play. Soundless drama that reminds me hard of that little potato man from Acme Novelty Library #3: eloquent in design, running on alternate currents of funny and tragic. -EF