Participants: Ben Okri
Ben Okri has published more than ten novels, including The Famished Road, as well as collections of poetry, short stories and essays. His work has been translated into more than 20 languages. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and has been awarded the OBE as well as numerous international prizes, including the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Africa, the Aga Khan Prize for Fiction and the Chianti Rufino-Antico Fattore. His latest book, Tales of Freedom was published in April 2009.
StAnza 2010 Events:
Sat 20 March | In Conversation
Ben Okri talks to Susan Mansfield
The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street – Auditorium