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Jane Rule on Images of Lesbians in Fiction.

Canadian author Jane Rule, one of the best known and most widely read lesbian writers. Rule is best known for her 1985 novel Desert of the Heart, which was later adapted into the movie "Desert Hearts." Her new book is titled Memory Board.

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Other segments from the episode on January 29, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 29, 1988: Interview with Joseph Heller; Interview with Winnie Winston; Interview with Jane Rule; Review of the television program "Aventures de Tintin."

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