About Le Mée Studies

On this website you will find an eclectic variety of materials representing our interests, projects, and writings.



Jean Le Mee


 died on July 28, 2020 of pneumonia and covid related complications. Katharine has written a book of remembrances of him presented here along with excerpts of his work on translation from Sanskrit of Hymns of the Rig Veda, creation of the millennium sphere for the time capsule composition sponsored by the New York Times Magazine at the millennium; and a number of multi-media books and articles on engineering education and design done when he was Professor of Engineering at the Cooper Union in New York City.

At the time of Jean’s Passing he was working on a book The Hidden Cathedral which explains his stunning discoveries about the French Cathedral of Chartres. This project will soon be continued…

Remembrance of Jean Le Mée (Booklet)

Katharine Le Lee


presents her two books on Gregorian chant—Chant: The Origins, Form, Practice, and Healing Power of Gregorian Chant and The Benedictine Gift to Music as well as her doctoral thesis A Metrical Study of the Poetry of Marie de France. Information is also given about her interest in healing modalities - Emotional Freedom Technique and accessing the human energy field as non-invasive therapies for emotional and physical distress.