Definitions for "Allen Curnow"
Thomas Allen Munro Curnow ONZ CBE (June 17, 1911 – September 23, 2001) was a New Zealand poet and journalist. He wrote a long-running weekly satirical poetry column as Whim Wham for the Christchurch Press and the New Zealand Herald for three decades from 1940. His Book of New Zealand Verse from 1945 is a landmark in New Zealand literature.