Kōrero: Young people and the arts

Award-winning poem by Haro Lee

Award-winning poem by Haro Lee

In 2012 Year 12 student Haro Lee from St Cuthbert's College in Auckland won the National Schools Poetry Award, which is administered by the International Institute of Modern Letters at Victoria University, Wellington. Judge Ian Wedde described Lee's poem, 'Passive aggressive', as uncomplicated and full of character, with the arrangement of lines successfully echoing the rhythms of speech. 

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Victoria University of Wellington, International Institute of Modern Letters

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Young people and the arts - Writing, dance and other arts', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/44335/award-winning-poem-by-haro-lee (accessed 1 July 2022)

He kōrero nā Kerryn Pollock, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014