Mike Roberts is a novelist and screenwriter from Buffalo, New York. His debut novel, Cannibals in Love, will be published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in September 2016. His screenplay adaptation of Brad Land’s acclaimed memoir, Goat, premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. His first produced screenplay, King Kelly, premiered at the 2012 South By Southwest Film Festival. His stage play, The Kill Chain, was featured in the 2013 Tongues Reading Series at the Cherry Lane Theatre in New York. He lives and works in Los Angeles.