Skip to main content

Danica Novgorodoff

Danica Novgorodoff’s graphic novels include The Undertaking of Lily Chen (First Second, 2014); Slow Storm (First Second, 2008); and Refresh, Refresh (First Second, 2009), an adaptation of Benjamin Percy’s short story of the same name that was included in Best American Comics 2011.


Illustrations by Danica Novgorodoff

Problem Solving at the MacDowell Colony

Spring 2016 | Articles

1. Brent Watanabe has hung a system of cables and wires in a cat’s cradle that spans his studio. Suspended in the web, inside a plastic bag, something cat-sized is writhing—a creature fashioned from trash and tape, animated by a toy-car motor a [...]


Taking Care of Our Own

Winter 2015 | Reporting

In Houston, undocumented immigrants have access to some of the nation’s best health care. Could this be a model for the rest of the country?