Adeena Karasick, Ph.D. is a New York-based Canadian poet, performer, cultural theorist and media artist and the author of twelve books of poetry and poetics. Most recently, The Medium is the Message: Seven Pechakuchas (Institute of General Semantics Press, 2022), which was nominated for Outstanding Book of the Year Award; Checking In (Talonbooks, 2018) and Salomé: Woman of Valor (University of Padova Press, 2017), Salomé: Woman of Valor CD (NuJu Records, 2020) and Bengali translation, Salomé Birangona (Boibhashik Prokashoni Press, 2020). Karasick teaches literature and critical theory at Pratt Institute in New York, and is poetry editor for Explorations in Media Ecology (EME), associate international editor of New Explorations: Studies in Culture and Communication, 2019 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Award recipient and winner of the Voce Donna Italia award for her contributions to feminist thinking. The Adeena Karasick Archive is established at Special Collections, Simon Fraser University.
Contact: Department of Humanities and Media Studies, Pratt Institute, 3200 Willoughby Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205, USA.