• No Riverdale Rivals: Betty and Veronica Are Friends Not Frenemies

    No Riverdale Rivals: Betty and Veronica Are Friends Not Frenemies0

    Rivalry is one of storytelling’s most popular (and most relied-upon) devices. Need to shake things up? Plot feeling stale? Pit two characters against each other. Rivalries, in general, tend to be widespread–from sports teams to genre franchises–but it’s also very commonplace in the world of comics. Ask any comics fan to name a “versus” pair

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  • Road to Riverdale: Penguin Random House Canada Screening Event

    Road to Riverdale: Penguin Random House Canada Screening Event0

    • January 29, 2017

    This past Friday, Penguin Random House Canada invited me to their offices for a screening of the first episode of the new CW show, Riverdale. It’s a modern take on the iconic Archie characters set in their small town of Riverdale and attendees were encouraged to dress up in either 1950s garb or as the Archie

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  • Pop’s Diner: 6 Snack Pairings for the Riverdale Premiere

    Pop’s Diner: 6 Snack Pairings for the Riverdale Premiere0

    • January 26, 2017

    Riverdale, the strange new Archie-comics-meets-Twin-Peaks show debuts tonight on The CW at 9 PM. And lifetime Archie-fan Laura Harcourt, will be live tweeting it for us at @womenonocomics! While Archie has been busily rebooting their classic comics for a YA, romance-loving readership, they’ve also been working with the CW to develop this live action drama, which bears little

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