Roland Mann is a writer, editor, speaker, and professor. As writer, he is best known for his work on Cat & Mouse, a comic which ran for nearly two years, garnered critical acclaim, was optioned by Hollywood, and led Roland to other work. Some of his other work includes Miss Fury, Planet of the Apes, Battletech, Lita Ford, and Rocket Ranger. As editor, Roland is best known for his work as a Malibu/Marvel Comics editor where he edited The Protectors line of comics and many Ultraverse titles. Roland also served as Editor and Publisher of Silverline, a line of independent comics.
Roland is also a college professor and a speaker at writing workshops/conferences where many find his sessions encouraging. Roland’s recent work includes his first novel, Buying Time, the original graphic novel Tiny, graphic novel adaptations of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and the 2014 horror film The Remaining. Roland teaches Creative Writing for Entertainment at Full Sail University. He occasionally blogs at www.rolandmann.me.
Roland earned an MFA in Writing from Spalding University, a MA in English from the University of North Alabama, and a BS in Creative Writing from the University of Southern Mississippi.