We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.



by Octavio Paz

Proem: Oh, A Poet's Life is a Wonderful Life True or False

1. Which country was Octavio Paz from? -> Antarctica
2. Which big-deal prize was Paz the recipient of? -> Nobel Prize for Literature
3. Which nation's Civil War did Paz witness? -> Spain
4. Which of these countries did Paz live in as a ambassador for Mexico? -> India
5. Which of these other literary forms is Paz considered a master of? -> Essay