What are the novels written by Ben Okri ? What awards did Ben Okri receive ?
Ben Okri is a Nigerian born poet and writer. He holds prestigious awards such as the Aga Khan Award and the Man Booker Award. He has novels written by adhering to the Magical Realism movement. He made his name known to the world with his work The Famished Road. He is the owner of the British Imperial Insignia. In his poems, William Blake effect is seen. Francis Bacon is another name that impresses him. He is the author of the works named The Famished Road, Dangerous Love, Wild, Starbook, The Age of Magic, Astonishing The Gods, The Freedom Artist, An African Elegy.