Adeena Karasick

Adeena Karasick is a New York based poet, cultural theorist, media ecologist and author of seven books of poetry and poetics. Writing at the intersection of Conceptualism and neo-Fluxus performatics, her urban, Jewish feminist mashups have been described as 'electricity in language' and noted for its 'cross-fertilization of punning and knowing, theatre and theory'. Most recently is This Poem (Talonbooks, 2012) and The Medium is the Muse: Channeling Marshall McLuhan, co-edited with Lance Strate (NeoPoiesis Press, 2014). She is co-founding Director of KlezKanada Poetry Festival and Retreat in Quebec.

from This Poem Book 2

Mounted with lexical rivets, pivots parties of oscillate paucits this poem is quickening its pace adjusting its race writing bare-back and saddle strapped and says fare-thee-well ebullient ellusors sluiced in floosy cues crimped crumpers frumpy lumpen in a ramped-up rumba …

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