Patrick Hickey on comics, publishing, marketing, and growing up in NYC

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Patrick sat down with Eva to talk about comics, his creative inspirations, video games, and growing up in new york city. Patrick’s rich background makes him an incredible storyteller, and it shows in this interview.

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Patrick Hickey Jr. is a full-time Lecturer of English and Assistant Director of the Journalism program at Kingsborough Community College in Brooklyn, NY and is the Chairman of the City University of New York Journalism Discipline Council. Away from academia, Hickey is the Founder and Editor-In-Chief of He’s also a former News Editor at NBC Local Integrated Media and National Video Games Writer at Over the last ten years, he has won numerous awards and had his work mentioned in National Ad campaigns by Disney, Nintendo and EA Sports. He is the author of The Minds Behind the Games book series from McFarland and Company and Condrey from Lesser Known Comics.

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The Panel Garden is an interview show, where we explore the minds and the creative processes of the comics creators and occasional other creative types you love. We cover the whole spectrum of comics creativity, from writers and pencilers to editors and inkers. We also feature hot new talent for you to sink your teeth into. Not literally though. That would be weird.

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