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Elizabeth Jolley interviewed by Stuart Reid for the Battye Library collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2805446
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Jolley, Elizabeth, 1923-2007, Interviewee
 
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Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1989 
12 tape reels (ca. 352 min.) : 7 in. 
Series

Battye Library collection.

Summary

Dr Elizabeth Jolley, author, speaks about her family background; childhood in the Black Country; Sibford Quaker School; her parents; nursing during WWII; being an unmarried mother; life in Scotland; the East West Friendship Society; Elizabeth Smart; her early writing; moving to Western Australia; her children; her husband's arthritis; early published works; writing techniques; feedback on her work; Salman Rushdie; publication process for all her works.

Notes

The J.S. Battye Library of West Australian History is part of the State Library of Western Australia.

Part of a collection of oral history interviews produced by a joint project between the National Library of Australia and the J.S. Battye Library of West Australian History.

Recorded at Perth, Western Australia on 10 July to 5 August 1989.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-202043521

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (typescript, 97 leaves) 
Subjects Jolley, Elizabeth, 1923-2007 -- Interviews.  |  Authors, Australian -- Interviews.  |  Women authors, Australian -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors Reid, Stuart, 1953-, Interviewer  |  State Library of Western Australia  |  National Library of Australia  |  J.S. Battye Library of West Australian History

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