ANSCOMBE, Roderick. American (born England), b. 1947. Genres: Novels. Career: Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA, resident in psychiatry, became chief resident, 1976-80, associate in psychiatry, 1990-; Bridgewater State Hospital, Bridgewater, MA, staff psychiatrist, 1989-91; Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, assistant clinical professor, 1992-; Tewksbury Hospital, Tewksbury, MA, staff psychiatrist, 1993-98; Bridgewater State Hospital, Bridgewater, MA, staff psychiatrist, 1998-; writer. Publications: The Secret Life of Laszlo, Count Dracula (novel), 1994; Shank (novel), 1996. Contributor to psychiatric journals; author of papers on schizophrenia, psychotherapy, and the unconscious. Address: 31 Eastern Point Rd., Gloucester, MA 01930, U.S.A.