Chus Pato is an important figure in Galician culture: she belongs to literary groups and cultural associations, such as
Chus Pato's works go beyond the traditional concept of poetry since her writings bear signs of
Her works are a clear mirror of a literary commitment to ideological claims. Galician nationalism, a Marxist vision of reality, and feminist theory influence the themes she deals with. She also thinks about language as a system of symbolic creation in modern society.