Ben Marcus – Frieze Story
The novelist contributes an original short story, adding another voice to the polyphony of Frieze Projects
In 2012, Frieze Projects inaugurated Frieze Story – a new platform for writers and novelists who are invited to develop short stories that expand upon the unique location of the fair – with a short text by Rick Moody. For 2013’s Frieze Story, novelist Ben Marcus was invited to contribute an original composition which will add another voice to the polyphony of Frieze Projects. Associate Professor at Columbia University, Marcus is the author of a number of novels and short stories, including The Flame Alphabet (2012), Notable American Women (2002), and The Age of Wire and String (1995).