A bibliography of writing by Māori in English
Fraser Watene (Spider)
"A Brick in the Wall." Te Iwi o Aotearoa 23 (1989): 22.
The speaker, a prisoner awaiting sentence, contemplates his life in prison and is fatalistic about his impending sentence and uncertain future.
"A Yarn from Within." Te Iwi o Aotearoa 23 (1989): 22.
This poem, dedicated to ‘all Māori inmates’, explores society’s misconceptions about prison life and asserts that despite all the prison privations the ‘bloodline Māori Pride’ can never be taken away.
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Bibliographic research by Bridget Underhill
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