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Talk Man Booker Festival - Ben Okri: How to Read Like a Writer

Man Booker Festival - Ben Okri: How to Read Like a Writer

Synopsis

Acclaimed novelist and poet Ben Okri discusses how reading can transform the art of writing and living.
 
Chaired by critic and journalist Alex Clark.
 
Ben Okri won the Booker Prize in 1991 with The Famished Road. He has published numerous novels including The Age of Magic, Dangerous Love, In Arcadia, and Astonishing the Gods, as well as collections of short stories, essays and poetry.
 
He was awarded an OBE in 2001. His work has been translated into 26 languages. Okri lives in London.
 
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Event details

Sat 7 Jul 2018, 6:00pm

Live subtitling by Stagetext

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Venue details

Queen Elizabeth Hall
Southbank Centre
Belvedere Road, Lambeth
London
SE1 8XX

Phone: 0844 847 9910

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