BARKER, Elspeth. Scottish, b. 1940. Genres: Novels. Career: Teacher at a boys' private school, 1961-63; teacher of classics at a girls' private school, 1982-93. Publications: : O Caledonia (novel), 1991; (ed.) Loss (anthology), 1998. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals and short stories to anthologies. Address: Bintry House, Itteringham, Aylsham, Norfolk NR11 7AT, England.