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  • Community discussion set for "Wizard of Earthsea" in Norman

    Matthew Price | Published: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

    NORMAN —  A community discussion of the novel “A Wizard of Earthsea” will take place from 6-8:30 p.m. April 1 at Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, 555 Elm Ave. I’ll be part of a panel of authors, scholars, and fantasy aficionados set to discuss the themes, plot devices, and ethical significance...

  • Wonder Woman story is 'tribute to women in the military'

    BY MATTHEW PRICE | Published: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    Former Oklahoman Amy Chu writes ‘Wonder Woman’ tale, also shares ‘Strange’ sports story.

  • New Feminist Thor Is Selling Way More Comic Books Than The Old Thor

    Published: Mon, Mar 23, 2015

    When Marvel introduced the newly rebooted Thor comic book last October, some fans were bothered by the fact that Thor is now a woman. “Bothered” is an understatement -- the comments ran the entire length of the field between the goalposts of sexist and misogynist while deeply...

  • 'Kill Shakespeare' play comes to Oklahoma City

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Mar 20, 2015

    The greatest characters from the plays of William Shakespeare come together in a play being staged in Oklahoma City.

  • Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a free Celtic Knights graphic novel

    Matthew Price | Published: Tue, Mar 17, 2015

    Want to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a comics twist?  “Celtic Knights,” drawn by former Oklahoman Mike Kennedy and with some covers, concept art and promotion via Oklahoma’s Scott Cosby, is available as a free ebook download for St. Patrick’s Day only at Lulu.com. In “Celtic Knights,” 90...

  • David Gallaher on 'High Moon,' 'Convergence: Green Lantern Corps' and more

    Matthew Price | Published: Fri, Mar 13, 2015

    Writer David Gallaher talked about bringing back “High Moon” and the Oklahoma influence on the series in my column this week in The Oklahoman.  The following is the full Q&A with Gallaher, which touched on “High Moon,” Green Lantern, online comics, revenue models and more. Matt Price:...

  • Former Oklahoman brings back werewolf Western, sets sights on Green Lantern

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Mar 13, 2015

    Writer and former Oklahoman David Gallaher’s “High Moon” mixes sci-fi, supernatural and Western elements in a series that features some Oklahoma inspirations.

  • 'Supergirl' Melissa Benoist in costume in first CBS photos

    Matthew Price | Published: Fri, Mar 6, 2015

    That’s really super, Supergirl. Producer Warner Bros. Television has a look at Melissa Benoist (“Glee,” “Whiplash”) in her Supergirl costume in the upcoming CBS series. The costume was designed by three-time Oscar-winner Colleen Atwood. Atwood also designed costumes for “Arrow” and “Flash.” “In...

  • Oklahoma City-area writer produces issue for Garbage Pail Kids comic

    By Matthew Price, Features Editor | Published: Fri, Mar 6, 2015

    Brian Winkeler, based in Yukon, creates story for “love” issue of Garbage Pail Kids comic book.

  • Secret agent films coming to Harkins OKC

    Matthew Price | Published: Tue, Mar 3, 2015

    Harkins Theatres is bringing secret agent action — including four James Bond films — to Oklahoma City as part of its Harkins Tuesday Night Classics series.   Throughout March, Tuesday will feature secret agent films — four 007 films starting with “Goldfinger” on March 3.  The final...



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