Comics

The Soviet Daughter

Lola was the author's great-grandmother, who was 100 years old when she died in 2010. Even though Lola and the author's ages were almost 80 years apart, their personalities-both driven by a kind of uncontrollable, passionate will-brought the two closer than anyone in their family would have thought possible. Soviet Daughter is a story of these two generations.

Hourly Comic Day 2017

Every year, on Hourly Comic Day, artists are invited to make a short comic every hour that they are awake. These comics illustrate the artist's every day life, and provide practice for quickly producing simple works. Peer into Julia's life through the hourly comics series.

Hourly Comic Day 2014

Every year, on Hourly Comic Day, artists are invited to make a short comic every hour that they are awake. These comics illustrate the artist's every day life, and provide practice for quickly producing simple works. Peer into Julia's life through the hourly comics series.

USA v. Apple (A Graphic Novel Legal Brief)

In the midst of the 2012 legal battle over alleged price fixing in the eBook market, Julia was commissioned by Bob Kohn, a lawyer interested in the case, to draw an Amicus Brief.

The Cinephiles

A semi-autobiographical depiction of the colorful characters that worked at the art theater where Julia worked during summers in college.

Columbia & Its Discontents

A series of comics about the proclivities of the Columbia University campus that were originally published in the Columbia Spectator.