Nov. 16th 2008, Sunday 2 p.m.
Robins Bookstore
108 S. 13th St., Phila. PA

Alvin Hummel | event details



Nov. 19th 2008, Wednesday 7:30 p.m.

West Chester University in the Special Collections Room of the library: Jeffrey Ethan Lee reads with Creative Writing Professor Luanne Smith. Free and open to all. RSVPs appreciated because seating is very limited.

More new events info can be found at through the EVENTS link.


November 1st Wed. 7:30 p.m. Jeffrey Ethan Lee.

with special guests Jamie Romero & Justin Terry

Unitarian Universalist Church of Greeley at 10th Ave. & 15th St. 

Free and open to all.  Printable event flyer.


November 5th Sun. 6:00 p.m. Jeffrey Ethan Lee, Jeffery Bahr and Malinda Miller.

On the Poetry Show KRFC 88.9 FM Fort Collins, CO.


November 12th Sun. 5:00-7:00 p.m. Jeffrey Ethan Lee, Thaddeus Rutkowski, Joanna Sit and Peter Capano.

Gathering of the Tribes, 285 E. 3rd Street, New York City. Open to all.


November 13th Mon. 6:00 p.m. Jeffrey Ethan Lee Reading and signing.

Magnificent Minds Lecture and Art Series, Sponsored by the office of Auxiliary Services and Barnes and Noble College Bookstores at Drexel University, Philadelphia.  The Drexel University Bookstore is on the first floor of MacAlister Building which is located on the corner of 33rd and Chestnut Streets. Open to all.

Printable Event flyer.


November 15th Wed. 12:50 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. Jeffrey Ethan Lee.

@ Moravian College, Bethlehem, PA. Jeffrey Ethan Lee speaks to students in Professor Joyce Hinnefelds Writing and/as Activism at 12:50 p.m. and a reading by Jeffrey Ethan Lee for the local community at 7:30 p.m. Open to all.


November 16th Thurs. 12:30-1:45 Jeffrey Ethan Lee.

@ Camden County College. CIM 220 Computer Integrated Manufacturing Building, Rm 220. Reading and Q & A by Jeffrey Ethan Lee. Open to guests from the general public.


November 18th Sat. 3:00 p.m. Jeffrey Ethan Lee, David Moolten and Adam Fieled.

Robins Bookstore in center city Philadelphia.  Free and open to all.


November 19th Sun. 2:00 p.m. Jeffrey Ethan Lee, Susan Brennan, Roxanne Hoffman and Joel Allegretti.

The Phoenix Series, 18 Avenue B at the High Chai. New York City.


November 21st Tues. 7:30 p.m. Jeffrey Ethan Lee reading with Lori-Nan Engler. Also featuring Hal Sirowitz and Carly Sachs.

Printable Event flyer.

The INVERSE series at BubbleHouse in University City, Philadelphia.


December 27th @ 7 p.m. at Robins Bookstore, 108 S. 13th St., Phila. PA (215) 735 9600 with Gabeba Baderoon, Charles Frederick Burm & David Moolten. Event flyer.


January 26th, 2007 @ 7 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal, 1419 Pine St., Boulder (near the Pearl St. Mall) as part of the Launch party for Many Mountains Moving Vol. VII. More details are at through the Events link.


Friday, February 9th, 2007

At UC Denver, poets Jeffrey Franklin, Chris Ransick, Matthew Cooperman & Jeffrey Ethan Lee. Booksignings, Readings and panels from 2:30-6:00 p.m.

A celebration of Copper Nickel’s 7th issue, with 5 Colorado authors.

Beginning at 2.30pm in Room 440 of the Tivoli Student Union here on the Auraria Higher Education Campus, we’ll enjoy a book signing with Chris Ransick, Jeff Franklin, Matthew Cooperman, and Jeffrey Ethan Lee, then hear each of them read from 3-6pm. At 6, we’ll head over to Cultural Legacy Bookstore (3636 W 32nd Avenue) for a celebration of UCDHSC professor Philip Joseph’s new book On Local Grounds.


Monday, March 12th, 2007 at 7:30 p.m.

@ the Boulder Bookstore
1107 Pearl St, Boulder, 80302 – (303) 447-2074. 

Lee reads poetry from identity papers and invisible sister for Divide.


Wednesday, March 28th, 2007 at 7:00 p.m.

at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Greeley at 10th Ave and 15th St., Jeffrey Ethan Lee with actress Kate Gorski & musican Ollie Moore performidentity papers, a dramatic poem, published by Ghost Road Press in 2006. RSVPs appreciated


Friday, May 4th, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. at Writers & BooksLiterary Center

740 University Ave., Rochester, NY 14607-1259
585.473.2590 Fax 442.9333

Lee will read from his poetry book, identity papers, and from other recent work. RSVPs appreciated


Saturday, May 5th, 2007 at 10-12:30 master class at Writers & Books

In this master class, poet Jeffrey Ethan Lee will talk about his new book of poems and about the search for identity that propels some people headlong into the art and journey that is poetry. Participants are encouraged to bring their own poems for workshopping and critiquing in a supportive atmosphere. If there is time, Lee will lead the group in a creative writing exercise on the theme of transforming difficult experiences into imaginative growth. RSVPs appreciated


Saturday, May 5th, 2007 at 7:00 p.m. at Rivers End Bookstore

19 west bridge street
oswego, ny 13126
315 342 0077

Jeffrey Ethan Lee reads from identity papers and other recent work, including invisible sister (Many Mountains Moving Press). RSVPs appreciated


Monday, May 7th, 2007

Jeffrey Ethan Lee, featured reader, hosted by Jane Cassady.
Monday Night Poetry and its projects are funded in part by the DeFrancisco Arts & Cultural Grants, Administered by the Cultural Resources Council.
The Downtown Writers Center
(inside the YMCA)
340 Montgomery St.
Syracuse, NY


Saturday, May 12th, 2007 at 4:00 p.m. at Book Buffs in Denver, CO.

Book Buffs Ltd
1519 S Pearl St, Denver, 80210 – (303) 722-3630

Lee will read highlights from the dramatic poetry book, identity papers, and some other recent work. RSVPs appreciated


Sunday, May 13th at 6 p.m. on KRFC 88.9 FM.

Jeffrey Ethan Lee with some great poetry students from UNC, Jen Boland, Justin Couch, Eric Karch, Christy Shannon.


Saturday, May 19th, 7 p.m. at St. Johns Episcopal, 1419 Pine St., Boulder CO.

Jeffrey Ethan Lee gives a reading of identity papers with percussionist Ollie Moore & actress Kate Gorski (Ghost Road Press, 2006). A celebration of the new poetry book. RSVPs appreciated


Friday August 17th at 7 p.m. at the Mercury Cafe in Denver, CO. sponsored by the Colorado Center for the Book. Lee reads with poet Maureen Owen.


Sunday August 26th at 3 p.m.

Olsson’s Books and Records at 106 S. Union St., Alexandria, VA 22314. (Easy access via the Metro.) Lee reads from identity papers & invisible sister, appearing with poet/prof Susan Tichy.


Monday August 27th, 2007 in D.C. at Lolita & Gilda’s Burlesque Poetry Hour

(the last Monday of every month at Bar Rouge in Dupont Circle): Jess Mynes, Aaron Tieger, Jeffrey Ethan Lee. Visit


November 8th, Thursday nighta workshop at 5:30-7:00 p.m. and a reading at 7:30 p.m. for The Writers Studio, Arapahoe Community College, on the Front Range in CO. Jeffrey Ethan Lee reads with Blair Oliver, Short Story Writer/Founding Editor of Front Range Review. Lee and Oliver will host poetry and fiction workshops and do readings of their works. Workshop and Reading, $10. Reading only, $2 suggested donation. RSVP for workshops. Workshops from 5:30p.m.-7:00p.m. Reading from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. More info. here:

The follow up page….


November 9th, Friday nighta reading & fundraiser 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Greeley
929 15th St
Greeley, CO 80631
(970) 351-6751

Jeffrey Ethan Lee gives a reading & discusses the intersections of personal forgiveness, social justice and other higher callings….


November 10th, Saturday afternoon a workshop in Denver for Lighthouse Writers

Starting From Scratches (half-day)
Instructor: Jeffrey Ethan Lee
Time(s): 1:00-4:00 PM
Cost: $55.00
Location: Panera Bakery – Community Room
13th and Grant Denver, CO 80202


Follow up page….


Jan 30th 6-8 p.m. at the Cornelia Street Cafe in NYC! with Anne-Marie Cusac, Patrick Lawler, Alison Stone, Susan Settlemyre Williams & Thaddeus Rutkowski.


February 22 at 4 p.m. at LeMoyne College, upstate NY. on the main stage in the performing arts center performing with playwriting students, followed by Q & A.


February 22nd, 2008 (Friday) at The Arts Branch of the YMCA of Greater Syracuse at 7 p.m.

Lee will read from his poetry books, identity papers,invisible sister, and from other recent work. RSVPs appreciated


March 5th, 2008, 3:30 p.m. at Towson University, Baltimore, MD. The first reading in the English Department Reading Series in the Towson Room of Cook Library. Poet Jeffrey Ethan Lee and Fiction writer Emily Manus.


March 29th, 2008: Jeffrey Ethan Lee reads as part of The Light of Unity Festival Emerging Writers Series at the Book Corner, 311 S 20th St., Philadelphia, PA 19103, (215) 567-0527. A celebration with music, poetry, performance from 1-5 p.m. Book Corner’s Emerging Writers Series is an entirely FREE series that supports local emerging writers and artists.


April 5th, 2008, all day Saturday workshop at sponsored by Lighthouse Writers in Denver, CO. “Starting from Scratches.”

Location: Panera Bakery – Community Room
13th and Grant Denver, CO 80202


May 26th, Mon., noon on WMUH 91.7 FM Allentown, PA. Radio interview by Professor Alec Marsh of guest Jeffrey Ethan Lee with MMM interns Amy Bauer and Sam Corbo.


09/24/08 Asian American Writers Workshop reading with Thaddeus Rutkowski, Renato Rosaldo, Pedro Ponce & Purvi Shah.


10/13/08 Poets & Prophets feature Jeffrey Ethan Lee.


10/15/08 Wed., 3-6 p.m., a visit with the poetry class of Professor Harriet Levin at Drexel University.





New poetry from Ghost Road Press, Oct. 2006


Archived online


MD Friedman, the host of the Poets Co-op, has posted links to this show:

Sunday, June 3rd, 7:00-7:30 p.m. Jeffrey Ethan Lee reads with a great actress, Kate Gorski, and musician, Ollie Moore for the Poets Co-op on Ch 54 [Citizens Cable TV], the Comcast Comunity Acess Channel for Lafeyette, Louisville & Erie.

This is online at:

Highspeed connections could get a video excerpt or the whole video or mp3 audio. With phone line connections, probably you’d only want to try for the mp3 audio.

The web page above also links to older audio from previous readings. There you can also find a lot of other poets’ audio.