Recent News

Recent News — 2019

June 26  Jeff taught a poetry class and gave a reading for the 2019 Governor Scholars Program at the University of Kentucky

June 13  Live interview at WRFL, UK’s radio station

April 24  Jeff inducted in Frankfort as Kentucky’s new Poet Laureate, 2019-2020

April 12  Podcast (with Richard Taylor) at Kentucky Arts Council in Frankfort

April 7  reading at Brier Books in Lexington

February 19  reading at Poor Richard’s Bookstore in Frankfort, taped by local radio station WNAS

Writer Jeff Worley Appointed Kentucky Poet Laureate

Click here for more information on the Kentucky poet laureate and to listen to the induction speeches by the past 7 Kentucky poets laureate.

This feature article on Jeff was published in The Shocker, the Wichita State alumni magazine. –Click Here

Read a review/commentary by poet B.H. Fairchild in Ploughshares on Jeff’s book Driving Late to the Party: The Kansas PoemsClick Here

Read a feature article on Jeff from the Lexington Herald-Leader: