Carolyn Nowak graduated from the University of Michigan’s School of Art and Design in 2011. She lives in Ann Arbor.
In addition to her acclaimed mini-comics, Nowak has drawn twelve issues of Lumberjanes and is preparing a Buffy the Vampire Slayer middle-grade book, New School Nightmare.
In fall 2018, Nowak and Top Shelf Productions compile the award-winning “Radishes” and “Diana’s Electric Tongue,” along with several other stories old and new, in her full-color debut collection, Girl Town.
Reviews & Interviews
"Spellbinding... Nowak plunges into the world of feminine friendships in earnest. The girls in this book are flawed, unique, and complex... Girl Town is a cerebral, spirited work of art." — Foreword Reviews (starred review)
“Magical... [Girl Town] represents the emergence of a promising new …