Nora Krug

Nora  Krug

The New York Times, The Guardian, and Le Monde diplomatique have all published Nora Krug's drawings and visual tales. Kamikaze, a short-form graphic biography about a surviving Japanese WWII pilot, was included in the Best American Comics and Best American Nonrequired Reading editions in 2012. The Maurice Sendak Foundation, Fulbright, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, and the Society of Illustrators have all given her fellowships, as well as medals from the Society of Illustrators and the New York Art Directors Club. She is an associate professor at New York's Parsons School of Design and lives with her family in Brooklyn. Krug is the author of Belonging, a visual memoir.