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Poet/Novelist Ben Okri
A brief look at Nigerian poet and novelist, Ben Okri.
# 120792 | 500 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Literature (African)

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This paper provides a brief discussion of Nigerian poet and novelist Ben Okri, including a listing of his major works and the central themes of his works in novels like "The Famished Road" and "In Arcadia."

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"Nigerian poet and novelist, Ben Okri, was schooled in London but returned to Nigeria before returning to England to study at the University of Essex. Considered in the realm of magical realists like Jose Louis Borges, Okri's first novel "Flowers and Sons" was published. Since that time, Okri has produced an impressive array of novels including "The Famished Road" and "In Arcadia", books of poetry like "Mental Fight" a collection of short stories "Stars of the New Curfew" and a book of..."

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