Story: Curnow, Thomas Allen Monro

Valley of decision

Valley of decision

Curnow’s first collection of poems, Valley of decision (1933) – printed, like the magazines Kiwi and Phoenix, by Bob Lowry – revealed a crisis of religious vocation which pointed towards his decision not to be ordained, made the following year.

Using this item

Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Reference: Allen Curnow, Valley of decision. Auckland: Auckland University College Students' Association Press, 1933

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

How to cite this page:

Terry Sturm. 'Curnow, Thomas Allen Monro', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/6c1/curnow-thomas-allen-monro/page-2 (accessed 23 November 2019)