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On The Air
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19940221
Britain's top literary award, the Booker Prize, went to this Nigerian writer for THE FAMISHED ROAD, a novel narrated by an African "spirit child\" or "abiku.\" In Okri's subsequent novel, SONGS OF ENCHANTMENT, the abiku Azaro again narrates.
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