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Ben Okri

Biography

1:45

Ben Okri Interview: The Day I Became a Writer

 

3:31

Ben Okri discusses his approach to writing

 

3:23

Tony Allen - Cosmosis (Official Clip) ft. Skepta, Ben Okri

 

3:49

Ben Okri: We should 'rise like lions'

 

3:37

Ben Okri's Letter to the Earth, with Charlotte Jarvis and Mirabella Okri

Ben Okri OBE FRSL is a Nigerian poet and novelist. Okri is considered one of the foremost African authors in the post-modern and post-colonial traditions, and has been compared favourably to authors such as Salman Rushdie and Gabriel García Márquez.
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