Comics writer and Oklahoma native Sterling Gates returns to Norman on Wednesday to sign at Speeding Bullet Comics, 614 N Porter Ave. in Norman.
Gates will sign his books from 5 pm to 8 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 2.
Gates is writing “Hawk and Dove” as part of DC Comics’ “The New 52” line, which launched in September and set sales records. The New 52 is a company-wide relaunch, offering a new take on DC’s classic characters. Gates is working with artist Rob Liefeld (“Youngblood”) on “Hawk and Dove.” A preview of “Hawk and Dove” issue #3 is available at Hero Complex.
Other new Sterling Gates projects:
Captain Victory from Dynamite: Captain Victory is a space epic based on the works of Jack Kirby.
Unite and Take Over: Gates provided a story for this anthology based on the songs of the Smiths.
Gathering Vol. 6: Gates wrote a story for this horror anthology comic.
Gates grew up in Tulsa and graduated from the University of Oklahoma. He currently lives in Los Angeles. For more information about the signing, call 405 360-6866 or visit www.speedingbulletcomics.com.
- Matt Price
Matt Price is one of the owners of Speeding Bullet Comics.