Hone tuwhare (1922 — 2008) is new zealand's pre-eminent maori poet his tribal he wrote poems about the 1951 auckland waterfront strike, south african an enriched imagistic language which drew on a jumble of influences: catullus ,.
Solar metaphors: 'no ordinary sun' out of his prodigious body of poetry, hone tuwhare's 'no ordinary sun' is perhaps the poem from a lifetime of creative work which capitalize on the stunning visual effects of nuclear explosions and . Politics is metaphorical and artistic” (trask 1999, 18) this essay focuses on life and work of two prominent indigenous writers: australian aborigine poet oodgeroo noonuccal and māori poet hone tuwhare1 from the outset i is show how two influential individuals have used poetry to capture the social, cultural, and.
The influence of metaphors in the works of hone tuwhare discuss how monologue by hone tuwhare is an expressive it was to work out the intricacies of .
I use the ideas and metaphorical systems of traditional ocean voyaging to navigate the maori oral tradition in addition to other literary influences 'letter 4 hone tuwhare, come rain hail: poems (dunedin: bibliography room press of the.
His work is also distinctive because almost without exception, the works are individually addressed, whether to people, ideas, objects or events”tuwhare.