Welcome to the Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz Project.

The Sor Juana Project is sponsored by

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Dartmouth College

Hanover, New Hampshire.

We are honored to present to you the greatest poet the American continent produced in the seventeenth century. She was born November 12, 1651, in San Miguel Nepantla, a village south of Mexico City. She was a Poet Nun, a woman of genius, and a person of intellectual prowess whose ideas and accomplishments were ahead of her time.

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Last updated on February 22, 2004.

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