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The Heath Anthology of American Literature, Fifth Edition
Paul Lauter, General Editor

Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz

In the Heath Anthology
Number 48 In Reply to a Gentleman from Peru, Who Sent Her Clay Vessels While Suggesting She Would Better Be a Man (1670)
Number 317 Villancico VI, from "Santa Catarina," 1691 (1691)
Number 94 Which Reveals the Honorable Ancestry of a High-Born Drunkard (c. 1691)

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The Poetry of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
(Texts of several poems including Phyllis, My Divine Lysis, My Lady and more.

The Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz Project
Information about the Dartmouth project, a chronology, bibliography and a collection of exegeses.

Secondary Sources

Electra Arenal and Stacey Schau, eds., Untold Sisters: Hispanic Nuns in Their Own Works, trans. Amanda Powell. (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1989)

Jean Franco, Plotting Women: Gender and Representation in Mexico (New York: Columbia University Press, 1989)

Stephanie Merrim, Early Modern Women's Writing and Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, (Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 1999)