Juana Inés de la Cruz

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Jua·na I·nés de la Cruz

 (wä′nä ē-nĕs′ dĕ lä kro͞os′, hwä′-)
See Juana Inés de la Cruz.
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Sor Juana Inez de la Cruz (1648-1695) was born near Mexico City of unmarried parents, and was thus registered on the Church rolls as a "daughter of the Church" at her baptism.
The writings of Sor Juana Inez de la Cruz include philosophic treatises, poetry, plays, carols, and her fierce defense of the education of women.