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, …
Mini Kus #13 Our Library
by Amanda Baeza
Published by kus
24p, color, 4.25"x6"
No Brow-ish, Islands Fold-ish aesthetics guide Baeza'a story of a library and community change. Based on a true story but abstracted to beautiful and minimal layouts, the violence and emotional weight of the tale is lightened and the story takes on the cast of a politicized fable. -EF