This week's book giveaway is in the OCMJEA forum. We're giving away four copies of OCM Java EE 6 Enterprise Architect Exam Guide and have Paul Allen & Joseph Bambara on-line! See this thread for details.
Only if it is passed an instance of a JspContext or PageContext, since you need this context to obtain an instance of javax.servlet.jsp.el.ExpressionEvaluator. Of course, you could always implement your own concrete classes for the abstract classes and interfaces in javax.servlet.jsp.el and roll your own.