Tiffany Babb

Tiffany Babb is an essayist, cultural critic, and comics obsessive. She's a regular contributor to The AV Club's Comic Panel and the Eisner Award winning PanelxPanel Magazine. You can follow her on twitter @explodingarrow and sign up for her monthly newsletter about art at

Searching for Riverdale: My Relationship with Archie and Americana

In this essay, Tiffany Babb reflects on her personal connection to Archie Comics as a kid. By doing so, she also examines how the comics represent a sentimental but troubling image of America.