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, …
Taking the Lane vol 9 Disaster
by Elly Blue
40p, b&w, 4.25"x6.5"
"The ninth issue of Taking the Lane examines the role of the bicycle in preparing for, surviving, and rebuilding after emergencies. Essays range from the preparation for and aftermath of earthquakes and hurricanes to a personal health crisis to big questions about climate and energy. Learn what it’s like to ride through a city that’s just been devastated by an earthquake or hurricane. Read an emergency manager’s counterintuitive advice on how to make an emergency plan. Be reminded that something as simple as getting on a bicycle really can save your life, someone else’s, or be part of a global solution. Illustrated interviews by Katura Reynolds provide even more voices and resources."provide even more voices and resources."