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-A Woman of Genius-"How much might we, who identify ourselves as Christian, under the injunction to love our enemies, achieve by tolerating them."
"To a Gentleman From Peru""Letters to Sor Filotea"
As a woman and a nun in Mexico in the mid to later 1600's, Juana's writings (poetry and prose) were extraordinary and remarkable for setting forth a strong feminine and secular viewpoint. The "Reply to Sor Philotea" would especially stand up (even today) as a declaration that many people would be proud to stand behind.
Excelentes poemas, escritos por la famosa poetisa del siglo XXVII acerca del machismo y las injusticias vividas en su vida.