The Operating System




The Entanglements Network: Poetry, Science & The Arts is an international collaboration of poets, scientists, artists, scholars, and others who innovatively explore the intersections of poetry, science, and the arts. Visit and subscribe to The Entanglements Network channel on YouTube to stay up to date on video documentation related to the network.

Curating groundbreaking performances and lectures, publications, educational resources, conferences and symposia, panels and workshops, installations and collaborations, and other dynamic initiatives that explore the relationship of poetry, science, and the arts, The Entanglements Network was established on May 16, 2019, at Entanglements: A Conference on the Intersections of Poetry, Science, and the Arts at Wake Forest University.

Founders of The Entanglements Network include Will Alexander, Madhur Anand, Rae Armantrout, Lee Ann Brown, Amy Catanzano, Elæ (Lynne DeSilva-Johnson), Adam Dickinson, Randy Fertel, Andrew Joron, Kelly Krumrie, Mark C. Kruse, Ming-Qian Ma, Ed Roberson, Gustavo A. Schwartz, EJ Shu, Stephanie Strickland, and Anne Waldman.

Some of our associated projects include the Electronic Literature Organization, APRIORIThe Mestizajes Programme at the Donostia International Physics Center, The Anand Lab for Global Ecological Change and Sustainability, Duke ATLAS, Improv Conference NOLA, and more.

Check back here for a range of responses to Entanglements: A Conference on the Intersections of Poetry, Science, and the Arts as well as information on other innovative initiatives of The Entanglements Network.

Stay tuned for announcements, calls for work, and other opportunities!


Click here for a complete schedule of events and participants at the 2019 Entanglements Conference.

Click here to download a PDF of the Entanglements Participant Workbook and Guide, an open source publication of the Operating System designed and developed by Elæ [Lynne DeSilva-Johnson], who served as documentation and open intelligence facilitator for the 2019 conference.
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Entanglements Network Channel [Videos and Media from 2019 Conference]

*More materials from participants and allies coming soon!*