Story: Tūwhare, Hone

Tūwhare and Helen Clark, 2003

Tūwhare and Helen Clark, 2003

In 2003 Hone Tūwhare won the inaugural Prime Minister’s Award for poetry. He is shown with the prime minister, Helen Clark, at the award ceremony.

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Janet Hunt. 'Tūwhare, Hone', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/6t1/tuwhare-hone (accessed 25 October 2020)