Laurent Mélikian is a journalist specializing in comics. He wrote his first articles for the Événement du Jeudi in 1995. Subsequently, he collaborated with various magazines such as Bodoï, Bédéka, Écho des Savanes, Comics Magazine…
Exploring the little-known field of popular foreign comic strips, he develops this theme through several conferences, exhibitions and articles, notably on actuabd.com, the Petits Miquets blog and the magazine Papiers Nickelés.
He is also involved in the organization of events related to comics in France, Armenia, China and Algeria.
He joined Patayo Editions by becoming the director of the collection “Des cases, des langues, des mondes”. A collection that explores the graphic and literary worlds of foreign countries.