Chapter 16. Gendered Voices from Lima and Mexico: Clarinda, Amarilis, and Sor Juana

  1. Susan Castillo and
  2. Ivy Schweitzer
  1. Raquel Chang-Rodríguez

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996416.ch17

A Companion to the Literatures of Colonial America

A Companion to the Literatures of Colonial America

How to Cite

Chang-Rodríguez, R. (2005) Gendered Voices from Lima and Mexico: Clarinda, Amarilis, and Sor Juana, in A Companion to the Literatures of Colonial America (eds S. Castillo and I. Schweitzer), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996416.ch17

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405112918

Online ISBN: 9780470996416

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Keywords:

  • lima;
  • mexico;
  • chronicles;
  • letters;
  • conquistadors

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Literary Lima

  • Clarinda and her Praise of Poetry

  • Amarilis and her Letter to “Belardo”

  • The Tenth Muse: Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz

  • Respuesta a Sor Filotea de la Cruz

  • Villancicos

  • Secular plays: Los empeños de una casa

  • Lyric Poetry

  • Conclusion