Dr. Carrol Fry is a professor emeritus at Northwest Missouri State University. He has published in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century British literature as well as on film, English education, science fiction/fantasy literature and American literature. His book Cinema of the Occult will be published by Lehigh University Press in the near future.
The Jane Austen Society of North America is dedicated to the enjoyment and appreciation of Jane Austen and her writing. JASNA is a nonprofit organization, staffed by volunteers, whose mission is to foster among the widest number of readers the study, appreciation, and understanding of Jane Austen’s works, her life, and her genius. We have over 5,000 members of all ages and from diverse walks of life. Although most live in the United States or Canada, we also have members in more than a dozen other countries.