Grant, Barry K. (Professor, Brock University in St. Catharines (Canada), Film Studies and Popular Culture)
Barry Keith Grant is Professor of Film Studies and Popular Culture at Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. He is the author, co-author, or editor of more than a dozen books, including Film Genre: From Iconography to Ideology (Wallflower Press, 2007), Auteurism And Authorship: A Film Reader (Blackwell Publishing, 2007), Planks of Reason: Essays on the Horror Film (Scarecrow Press, 2004), The Film Studies Dictionary (Hodder Arnold, 2001), The Dread Of Difference: Gender And The Horror Film (University of Texas Press, 1996), Documenting The Documentary: Close Readings Of Documentary Film And Video (Wayne State University Press, 1998), and Film Genre Reader I-II-III (University of Texas Press, 1986, 1995, 2003). His work has appeared in numerous anthologies and journals, and he is the editor of the Contemporary Approaches to Film and Television series for Wayne State University Press and the New Approaches to Film Genre series for Wylie Blackwell. Barry K. Grant was a consultant for the video game company Silicon Knights for Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem (2002) and the recent Too Human (2008).