All week this week the Spinoff Review of Books celebrates the rich, fascinating history of New Zealand literature. Today: Paula Green remembers Gloria Rawlinson, Auckland's 'famous young poet' of the 1930s. Postscript by Steve Braunias.
New verse by west Auckland writer Paula Green, who was awarded the Prime Minister's award for poetry this week and pockets $60,000.
Two new collections of verse by the wise and venerable elder statesmen of New Zealand poetry, Peter Bland and Kevin Ireland.