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Literary Self Fashioning In Sor Juana Inés De La Cruz

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This is a close reading of selected poetic, dramatic, and prose works by Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz (1651-1695), with the intent of elucidating ways in which this important colonial Mexican intellectual and literary figure created a textual self through her writing. The book analyzes Sor Juana's complex, varied, and strategic process of literary self-fashioning, the ...more
Hardcover, 201 pages
Published November 15th 2004 by Bucknell University Press
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MacK
Jan 31, 2010 MacK rated it it was ok
An impressive, comprehensive and thoroughly researched analysis of Sor Juana's work.

Also, drier than a barbeque pit on the morning of July 5th.

If you need to do research, make it one of your favorites...if not...well, if not I don't know why you're reading this review.
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Aug 08, 2015 Mariana Romo-Carmona rated it really liked it
Revealing theory of self inscription in poetry and three of her plays. Concise analysis of sor Juana's creation of a unified self in the Respuesta, following the work's intricate rhetorical structure.
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