Elizabeth Jolley entry: Overview screen.
4 June 1923
Elizabeth Knight (later EJ) was born in Birmingham
to a Viennese mother and an English father; she was the elder of two girls.
EJ wrote her earliest published story, "A Hedge of Rosemary", in Australia
By late 1985
, EJ for the second time used both for comic and metafictional purposes the device of a novel within a novel.