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Bill Griffith: Nobody’s Fool: The Life and Times of Schlitze the Pinhead

May 29, 2019

On this episode of Inquiry, we welcome back graphic artist BILL GRIFFITH. He is the creator of the syndicated daily comic strip, ZIPPY, and the graphic memoir INVISIBLE INK: MY MOTHER’S LOVE AFFAIR WITH A FAMOUS CARTOONIST. We will be talking about his new graphic biography NOBODY’S FOOL: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF SCHILTZE THE PINHEAD. Schlitze is best known to the public as one of the real sideshow performers that appeared in Tod Browning’s legendary film Freaks. He was also the inspiration for Griffith’s Zippy comics. Don’t miss this interview!