26 Apr 2015

Ben Okri - London to Lagos

From Sunday Morning, 11:08 am on 26 April 2015

Okri BenNovelist and poet Ben Okri had his first novel, Flowers and Shadows, published when he was 21, and has devoted much of his work to describing the social and political chaos in Nigeria, where he was born.

His book The Famished Road won the Booker Prize and his most recent novel is called The Age of Magic.

He talks to Wallace Chapman about his multi-dimensional world, and his non-linear writing.