Sor Juana: Mexico’s Most Erotic Poet and Its Most Dangerous Nun

Who was the most erotic poet of the late Renaissance and early Baroque, when the quatrain reached its courtly zenith? Was it Sir Thomas Wyatt, who penned lines sick with longing—“Whoso list to hunt, I know where is an hind/But as for me, hélas, I may no more”—for his former paramour Anne Bo

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