New Letters
On The Air

Ben Okri


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.

| Subject Matter: Black | Interview Year: 1994 | Genre: Fiction | Awards: Booker Prize |

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Kansas City Literary Events

Kevin Rabas

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Kinsley, Kan.


New Letters & BkMk Press Events at 2018 AWP Conference / Tampa Bookfair Booth 1048

Join us at AWP 2018 in Tampa, Florida, for three events: A tribute to Michelle Boisseau + book signings by Robert Stewart and Mia Leonin.


Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.