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, …
Smoke Signal #18
Published by Desert Island
28p, b&w with some color, 16"x11.5" pages, ships folded in half
Desert Island's newsprint comics anthology with work from
Basil Wolverton, Lala Albert, David Shrigley, Keren Katz, Travis Millard, Gerald Jablonski, John Broadley, Brecht Vandenbroucke, Yumi Sakugawa, Anders Nilsen, Lale Westvind, Aidan Koch and Josh Bayer.