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, …
34p, b&w, 5.5"x7.75"
An exceptionally weird and wonderful installment into the adventures of Fortuna. Picard draws ghosts like ecstatic windsock interpretations of exotic fish, thin linework wonderfully loaded with expression and caprice. The superhero adventure that follows is a winding path towards cashing the travellers checks of the deceased - oldee makeup tutorials, house gators and casino lore riddling the way. Recommends. -EF