In honor of Earth Day, we invited four poets to collaborate on a new poem that conveys our interconnected struggle for environmental justice. The collaborative poem is inspired by Cecilia Vicuña's ongoing “Quipu of Encounters” workshop series and her poem "Three Fragments of Instan." This collaborative poem project is presented in partnership with the Guggenheim Museum.

We invite you to spend time with this new collaborative poem and video, “time bending / tongue / entwine / the betwixt,” written and performed by Nickole Brown, J.P. Grasser, John James, and Ariel Francisco: