GOULTER, Barbara. American. Genres: How-to books. Career: Freelance writer. Former teacher at University of San Francisco and Foothill College. Formerly Film Critic, San Francisco Chronicle. Publications: (with V. Goulter) How to Keep Your Car Mechanic Honest, 1990; (with J. Minninger) The Perfect Presentation, 1992; (with Minninger) The Father-Daughter Dance, 1993. Contributor of articles and reviews to magazines and newspapers. Address: c/o Linda Allen Agency, 1949 Green St., San Francisco, CA 94123, U.S.A.