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Slackjaw

A memoir

by Jim Knipfel

  • 126 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Berkley Trade .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7504482M
ISBN 100425173305
ISBN 109780425173305
OCLC/WorldCa43694330

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[Slackjaw] is an extraordinary emotional ride, through the lives and times of reader and writer alike, maniacally aglow with a born storyteller's gifts of observation, an amiably deranged sense of humor, and a heart too bounced around by his history, and ours, not to have earned Mr. Knipfel, at last, an unsentimental clarity that is generous and deep. About a third of Slackjaw suggests the better book it might have been, focused on Knipfel’s progressive vision loss and his bitter preparations for blindness. Here, he gets a lot more mileage.

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Slackjaw book. Read 66 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The acclaimed comic memoir by the popular New York Press columnist/5. From Publishers Weekly Readers of the alternative New York Press newspaper who are familiar with Knipfel's irreverent "Slackjaw" column won't be surprised to read that this memoir of his grudging /5(25).

Slackjaw Jim's first book. A classic. Can be purchased as a hardback, paperback, or German translation from The Mayor of Hostile City-- Cover story about Jim Knipfel that appeared in the June 1,issue of the Philadelphia City Paper.

Slackjaw is Medium’s most-read humor publication — with more thanfollowers — and we want your funny writing. We also want to support humor writers, and aspiring writers, everywhere. Our Author: Alex Baia. Early Life and Criminal Record: Slackjaw is a book found in Dishonored as part of the Backstreet Butcher Pack pre-order content, and in Dishonored: The Corroded Man.

[Excerpt from a series of letters sent by a member of the Bottle Street Gang]. Jim Knipfel's Slackjaw. Jim Knipfel began writing the acclaimed Slackjaw column for Philadelphia's Welcomat in Slackjaw moved to the New York Press inwhere it ran until June Jim is the author of five novels -- The Buzzing (Vintage Contemporaries, ); Noogie's Time to Shine (Virgin Books, ); Unplugging Philco (Simon and Schuster, ); The Blow-Off (Simon and Schuster.

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Check out Slackjaw by Slackjaw on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on To support himself, he has sold his blood plasma, clerked in a used-book store, written a newspaper column (called “Slackjaw,” an unflattering nickname he acquired in college), and been a guard at New York’s Guggenheim Museum and a receptionist at the New York Press, a Manhattan weekly that acquired his “Slackjaw” column from the Philadelphia Welcomat.

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Readers of the alternative New York Press newspaper who are familiar with Knipfel's irreverent ""Slackjaw"" column won't be surprised to read that this memoir of his grudging capitulation to a. Home Copyright   The column is called “Slackjaw” but the book Slackjaw isn’t a collection; it’s the story of Knipfel’s ashy life, all something years of it, and it’s not like any of the other memoirs you’re Author: Lisa Schwarzbaum.

The first edition of "Slackjaw" appeared on Octo in the Welcomat, a Philadelphia weekly (now renamed the Philadelphia Weekly), where he also reviewed restaurants and art exhibits. "Slackjaw", a cynical, misanthropic look at daily life, has given Knipfel a small but loyal following of : June 2, (age 54), Grand Forks, North Dakota.

Slackjaw (Book): Knipfel, Jim: In this surprisingly comic memoir, a columnist for the New York Press relates his story as a young writer surviving the onslaught of retinitis pigmentosa, a rare genetic disease which makes him go blind. Slackjaw did the majority of their recordings in this studio, and now it is up for the Best of Portland vote.

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Who would have thought a memoir about going blind and suffering from severe depression could be so funny? From the opening scene, when an uncle who has the same Free shipping over $/5(5).New Optional Quest: Return the audiograph to Slackjaw I recommend that you stay in the building for a bit longer and explore the entire second floor.

I also recommend that you make your way to Dr Galvani's secret room again (the above screenshot), either by going through the ventilation shaft or by pulling the book.Slackjaw. [Jim Knipfel] -- The "darkly comic and inspiring narrative" of a young man faced with a genetic eye disorder, an inoperable brain lesion, and a drinking .