Talks

Talks Program Speakers & Schedule

Talks are free to attend and take place in the Talks Lounge

With Frieze Talks, Tom Eccles and Amy Zion (CCS Bard College) spotlight writers who process current events and political, social, and ecological changes through the novel or genre-defying formats in conversation with contemporary artists. See fair map for Talks Lounge location.

Friday, May 3
12.30pm

Simone Leigh (artist) in conversation with Saidiya Hartman (writer, scholar)

Friday, May 3
3pm
Sheila Heti
(writer) in conversation with Josephine Decker (performer, filmmaker)

Saturday, May 4
12.30pm

Writer Aruna D’Souza in conversation with Nico Wheadon (Director, Public Programs & Community Engagement, Studio Museum in Harlem) and Sable Elyse Smith (artist)

Saturday, May 4
3pm
Andrew Durbin
(writer) in conversation with T.J. Wilcox (artist)

Sunday, May 5
12.30pm
Valeria Luiselli
(writer) in conversation with Terence Gower (artist)