November 1651 – 17 April full name Juana Inés de Asbaje y Ramírez de Santillana, was a self-taught scholar and poet of the Baroque school, and nun of New Spain. She lived in a colonial era when Mexico was part of the Spanish Empire.
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Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz was a century nun, self-taught scholar and acclaimed writer of the Latin American colonial period and the Hispanic Baroque. She was also a staunch advocate for women's rights.