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, …
Black Is the Color
Published by Fantagraphics Books
72p, b&w, softcover, 6"x9"
Wrangled and awash, Gfrorer's handling of witchy erotica takes the cruel tumbles and plummets you need and want it to. Black Is the Color is a perfect sweep of horror and humor - the restless sea tumbling under all as the narrative's hungry and malevolent goddess.