SOURCES

Current location: Convent of Santa Catalina, Quito. Excerpted from: Rodríguez Castelo, Hernán. 1984. Letras de la Audiencia de Quito (Período Jesuítico). Caracas: Biblioteca Ayacucho, pp. 129-30. Reproduced by permission of the publisher.

To read more:

Arenal, Electa and Stacey Schlau. 1989. Untold Sisters: Hispanic nuns in their own works. Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico.

Stolley, Karen. 2000. “‘Llegando a la primera mujer’: Catalina de Jesús Herrera y la invención de una genealogía femenina en el Quito del Siglo XVIII.” Colonial Latin American Review 9, no. 2: 167-84.








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