Ben Okri on fairy tales laced with acid
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Ben Okri on fairy tales laced with acid

The poet Ben Okri describes his latest book The Magic Lamp as fairy tales laced with acid. He has written it with the illustrator Rosemary Clunie.

Listen to him describe the inspiration behind his work on the Today programme and why he felt compelled to write a poem about the Grenfell tower fire.

  • 08 Sep 2017
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