Sueyeun Juliette Lee


Sueyeun Juliette Lee grew up three miles from the CIA. Raised by immigrant Korean war survivors and orphans, she currently lives in Denver, Colorado. She's published five poetry books, including Solar Maximum (Futurepoem Book Prize), No Comet, That Serpent in the Sky Means Noise (Kore Press), and Aerial Concave Without Cloud (Nightboat). She was a Pew Fellow in the Arts for Poetry in 2013, and has been awarded arts residencies in the US and internationally in poetry, video art, and dance. She has published numerous essays on Asian American writing and contemporary US experimental poetry, and ran Corollary Press, a chapbook series dedicated to experimental multi-ethnic writing, from 2006-2016. Her video, performance, and installation art have been presented at The Blaffer Museum of Art (TX), Leon Gallery (CO), The Asian Arts Initiative (PA), Artworks Center for Contemporary Art (CO), Chicago’s IN>TIME Performance Art Festival (IL), and Georgia Gallery (CO). Her interests include diaspora, ecology, and human perception. Find her at