I’ve been having a love affair
with Sor Juana
for about a year now

Have the one you mention
Paz’ Sor Juana
and two well researched novels about her

Second Dream and
Hunger’s Bride (PaulAndersdon
first novel 12 years in ther writing and ~1200 pages)

she was a fantastic polymath whiz of a woman
in a narrow situation

a real hero