Example sentences for: paz

How can you use “paz” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Octavio Paz writes of La Malinche as the “violated woman,” La Chingada, and his writings have influenced several generations of Mexicanos and Chicanos in seeing the Mexican people as “hijos de la chingada,” that is, “sons of a conquest by rape.”

  • References Alarcon 1989; Candelaria 1993; Del Castillo 1977; Glantz 1994; Harris 1996; Paz 1961; Rebolledo and Rivero 1993; Soto 1986; Zinam and Molina 1991

  • There is simply to the influence the poet Octavio Paz enjoyed in Mexico.

  • In The Labyrinth of Solitude: Life and Thought in Mexico , Paz drew on his reading of Freud, Marx, and Nietzsche to explore the Mexican cult of death, the phenomenon of the macho, and explosive rituals such as the fiesta.

  • An ironic one, too, given Paz's record as a critic of Mexico's addiction to patriarchal power.

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