RULE, Jane. Canadian (born United States), b. 1931. Genres: Novels, Literary criticism and history, Social commentary, Essays, Novellas/Short stories. Career: Teacher of English, Concord Academy, Massachusetts, 1954-56; Assistant Director of International House, 1958-59, Intermittent Lecturer in English, 1959-70, and Visiting Lecturer in Creative Writing, 1972-73, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Publications: The Desert of the Heart (novel), 1964; This Is Not for You (novel), 1970; Against the Season (novel), 1971; Lesbian Images (literary criticism), 1975; Themes for Diverse Instruments (stories), 1975; The Young in One Another's Arms (novel), 1977; Contract with the World (novel), 1980; Outlander (essays/ stories), 1981; Inland Passage (stories), 1985; A Hot-Eyed Moderate (essays), 1985; Memory Board (novel), 1987; After the Fire (novel), 1989. Address: Route 1, Station 19 C17, Galiano, BC, Canada V0N 1P0.