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, …
by Leanna Perry
16p, b&w on color paper, 4.25"x6"
What initially looks -as the title suggests- like total chaos, soon reveals patterns and repeated themes. Drawings spill over onto the next page, and words of encouragement pepper the zine. Drawings shift and mix media to create -and often negate depth. Let's go! -NB