The Empress Has No Closure contains, as a centre-piece, the Alefbet Transfers, a meditative, spacial explication of the 22 figures of the Hebrew alphabet.
Adeena Karasick Adeena Karasick is a poet, cultural theorist and the critically acclaimed author of seven books of poetry and poetic theory. She is currently Professor of Global Literature at St. John's University. Her writing has been described as electricity in language and noted for its cross-fertilization of punning and knowing, theatre and theory . Karasick is a featured poet on the Heart of a Poet series and is the winner of the MPS Mobile Award recognizing her as being the world's first Mobile Poet .