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, …
Mitch OConnell the Worlds Best Artist
Published by Last Gasp
290p, color, flexicover, 9"x11"
Mitch O'Connell is an extreme commercial draftsman, pulling off crisp kitsch perversion with what appears to be the greatest of ease. The comics equivalent of this is Dan Clowes, the pin-up parallel would be Coop. This career-spanning volume is a staunchly low-brow look-book from, who else, Last Gasp.