PRESS RELEASE – He is a St. Lucian writer who has published several collections of poetry. His short stories and poems can be found in many journals and international anthologies. These include Facing the sea (1986), The Penguin Book of Caribbean Verse (1986), The Faber Book of Contemporary Caribbean Short Stories (1990), The Heinemann Book of Caribbean Poetry (1992) and The Oxford Book of Caribbean Verse (2005).
John Robert Lee’s latest publication is City Remembrances (2016). Recent publications include Sighting and other poems of faith (2013) and Elemental: new and selected poems, published by the Peepal Tree Press in Leeds, United Kingdom, in 2008. In 2007 he published Canticles, a collection of poems illustrated with the author’s photographs. Other publications include Artefacts (2000), Saint Lucian (1988) and Vocation (1975).