The Answer La Respuesta Expanded Edition

Author: Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY
ISBN: 1558616233
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While earlier translators have ignored Sor Juana's keen awareness of gender, this volume brings out her own emphasis and diction, and reveals the remarkable scholarship, subversiveness, and even humor she drew on in defense of her cause.


Author: Sister Juana Inés de la Cruz
Publisher: Feminist Press at CUNY
ISBN: 9781558610774
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Both scholarly remarks and Sor Juana's work are essential reading for scholars, specialists, students of all levels, and the general reader"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.

Neither Saints Nor Sinners

Author: Kathleen Ann Myers
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190289007
Size: 66.82 MB
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This book brings together the portraits and autobiographical texts of six 17th-century Latin American women, drawing on primary sources that include Inquisition and canonization records, confessional and mystic journals, and legal defenses ...

Colonial Latin American Literature

Author: Rolena Adorno
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199755027
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An account of the literature of the Spanish-speaking Americas from the time of Columbus to Latin American Independence, this book examines the origins of colonial Latin American literature in Spanish, the writings and relationships among ...

Poems Protest And A Dream

Author: Sister Juana Inés de la Cruz
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780140447033
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"This en face annotated edition of selected writings of the Mexican poet includes the Respuesta to the Bishop of Puebla (1691) and a broad selection of her poetry and dramatic texts: nine love sonnets; segments from Primero sueäno, ...

Literature Criticism From 1400 To 1800

Author: Dennis Poupard
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Sor Juana's largely autobiographical reply to this letter, entitled "Respuesta a [
Reply to] Sor Filotea de la Cruz," defends ... the "Respuesta" is so convincing and
well written that it is now considered one of the finest essays produced in New
Spain. ... to which Sor Juana applied her literary skill] [Sor Juana's collected
works] show that the power of her Muse extended to ... marvelously restrained, [is
] like the poetry of no other woman in Spanish, like none in English till Christina
Ros- setti; ...


Author: Sherman Alexie
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 0802194060
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Included here are some of his most esteemed tales, including “What You Pawn I Will Redeem,” "This is What it Means to Say Phoenix, Arizona,” “The Toughest Indian in the World,” and his most recent, “War Dances.” Alexie’s ...

The Divine Narcissus

Author: Sister Juana Inés de la Cruz
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The Divine Narcissus is an allegory ostensibly written to explain Christian concepts to the Aztecs whose plight under colonization it also dramatizes. It reveals a scintillating display of sacred and secular knowledge.

Conscious Reader The Plus Mywritinglab Access Card Package

Author: Caroline Shrodes
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780133975406
Size: 11.62 MB
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This classic thematic anthology is widely admired for its exceptionally rich collection of essays, personal writing, fiction and poetry, and for its ground-breaking inclusion of classic and contemporary images.