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Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz: Selected Writings

Format: Digital
ISBN: 0809140128


Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz (1648–1695), a Mexican Hieronimite nun, is considered to be one of the great lyric poets of the Spanish language. Here is the only translation of her religious writings in one volume, including poetry, drama, devotional works and her intellectual autobiography. This sole volume is valuable to those seeking a feminine perspective, a regional expression of faith, and for historical studies of Christian life and worship.

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Key Features

  • The sole translation of the writings of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
  • Fully integrates and cross references with other resources from your Logos library
  • Allows modern worshippers to learn from the example of a notable example of Christian piety


  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Section 1: Villancios and Devotional Poems
  • Section 2: Drama
  • Loa to Divine Narcissus
  • Divine Narcissus
  • Section 3: Devotional Works
  • Section 4: Theological Works
  • Notes

Product Details

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About the Author

Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, (November 12, 1651–April 16, 1695),was a self-taught scholar and poet of the Baroque school, and Hieronymite nun of New Spain (Mexico).