The Famished Road
The Famished Road essays are academic essays for citation. These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of The Famished Road by Ben Okri.
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‘Life is full of riddles that only the dead can answer.’
The ‘dead’ are important to Ben Okri’s The Famished Road in a number of ways. His narrator Azuro is ‘Abiku’; the ‘spirit’ child of Yoruba mythology, predestined to an early death and...