Jenny Lee

Jenny Lee was Editor of Meanjin.

'Self Portrait' by Jenny Lee

April 1987, no. 89 01 April 1987
Not being of an introspective temperament, nor an accomplished portraitist, I find it easier to talk about my milieu than myself. I spent my childhood in northern New South Wales. My mother’s people had come to farm in the district around the tum of the century, and most of her family had married, lived and died there. Though my father was a newcomer from the coast, he too had relatives in the t ... (read more)