Who was Sor Juana Ines De La Cruz?

Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz was very well known as a self taught scholar, poet of the Baroque school, and also a nun of the New Spain. In the history of Mexican literature she stands at the beginning. Her full name is Juana Ines de la Cruz de Asbaje y Ramirez de Santillana. You can find more information here: