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Louise Mirrer
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Eric Rudin and Louise Mirrer at the New York Historical Society's 2008 History Makers Gala. Photo: Don Pollard
Biography

Louise Mirrer is the president of the New-York Historical Society.

Education:
Professor Mirrer holds a double Ph.D. from Stanford University in Spanish and Humanities. She earned a Diploma in Linguistics from Cambridge University in 1975, following her 1973 graduation from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. magna cum laude with honors in Spanish.

Personal:
Married to David Halle
Three children

Background:
Dr. Mirrer has over 20 years experience as an academic administrator, most recently as Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at CUNY.  Professor Mirrer was Chair of the Humanities Division at Fordham University from 1991-94. She joined Fordham's Spanish Department in 1979 as an Assistant Professor and rose to become a full Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature. She was a Visiting Professor of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of California-Los Angeles in 1991.

Prior to serving in her capacity as Vice Provost, Professor Mirrer was Chair of the Department of Spanish & Portuguese at Minnesota from 1994-95.

Dr. Mirrer has published widely on language, literature, medieval studies, and women's studies, both books and articles, in Spanish and English. Her most recent book is Women, Jews, and Muslims in the Texts of Reconquest Castile (University of Michigan Press, 1996), a "deconstruction" of the medieval Castilian canon using contemporary theories of gender and race.

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1.Anne Cohen
2.Bernard Schwartz
3.Beverly Daniel Tatum
4.Billy Procida
5.Cynthia Lufkin
6.Dan Lufkin
7.David Halle
8.Elbrun Kimmelman
9.Eric Rudin
10.Franci Blassberg
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1.Image Gallery: New-York Historical Society 2010 Strawberry Festival Luncheon
2.Image Gallery: New-York Historical Society 2010 Weekend with History Gala
3.Image Gallery: The Grateful Dead Exhibition Preview and Reception at the N-YHS
4.Image Gallery: New-York Historical Society 2009 Strawberry Festival Luncheon
5.Image Gallery: New-York Historical Society 2009 Audubon Dinner
6.Image Gallery: New-York Historical Society 2008 Reception for Harold Holzer
7.Image Gallery: New-York Historical Society 2008 History Makers Gala
8.Image Gallery: Strawberry Festival Luncheon
9.Image Gallery: New-York Historical Society 2008 Weekend with History Gala Reception
10.Image Gallery: New-York Historical Society 2007 History Makers Gala
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