POV

Mexico Past and Present: Octavio Paz

Clip: Season 23 | 15m 6s

Mexican intellectuals Carmen Boullosa, Cuauhtemoc Medina and Jean Meyer reflect on a quote by author Octavio Paz and consider Mexico's history and how it is reflected in the present.

Aired: 07/19/10

Rating: TV-PG

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