A Way of Being Free

Author(s): Ben Okri

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From Booker Prize-winner Ben Okri: twelve of his most controversial non-fiction pieces form this collection on the theme of freedom. Ranging from the personal to the analytical, covering subjects such as art, politics, storytelling and creativity, A WAY OF BEING FREE confirms Okri's place as one of the most inspiring of contemporary writers. 'All I wanted to do was to remind myself at all times to just sing my song. To just sing it through all the difficulties and silences' BEN OKRI.


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"There can be no mistaking Okri's passion and intelligence. A powerful piece of work' <Sunday Telegraph. "Imbues these essays with a writer's insight about the importance of writing. Rhapsodic Independent on Sunday. 'Thoughtful, concise, cultivated and clear' Scotland on Sunday.

Ben Okri has published many books, including The Famished Road, which won the Booker Prize, and The Age of Magic. His work has been translated into 26 languages and won numerous international prizes. Born in Nigeria, he lives in London.

General Fields

  • : 9781784082567
  • : Head of Zeus
  • : Head of Zeus
  • : 0.125
  • : February 2015
  • : January 2015
  • : books

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  • : Ben Okri
  • : Paperback
  • : Mar-15
  • : English
  • : 272