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examiner , language educator , Literature educator , translator

Mercedes Mazquiaran Rodríguez, Spanish language and literature educator, examiner, translator ( hum: library study, Educated)Spanish literature and language educator, examiner, translator. Member of board Hispanic Counseling Center, Hempstead, 1975-1987.; Member Modern Language Association (delegate to nat. assembly1987^), American Association Teachers Spanish and Portuguese, Society Spanish and Spanish-American Studies, SigloXX/20th Century.

Background

Rodríguez, Mercedes Mazquiaran was born on August 20, 1930 in Manzanillo, Oriente, Cuba. Arrived in United States, 57, naturalized, 62. Daughter of Ramon Jose and Clotilde (Agramunt) Mazquiaran.

Education

D. of Philosophy & Letters, Havana U., Cuba, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy. in Spanish Literature, New York University, 1974. Certified teacher, New York.

Career

Professor history Normal School, Manzanillo, Cuba, 1953-1957. Teacher of Spanish, New York City, 1959-1961, Woodside, Queens, New York, 1961-1967, Forest Hills High Schools, Queens, 1967-1975. Assistant professor Spanish Hofstra U., Hempstead, New York, 1975-1984, associate professor Spanish, since 1984, co-director Summer Program in Spain, since 1982.

Freelance, literature and technical translator, New York City, since 1958. Literature critic; assistant examiner Board Education, New York City, since 1974.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author (editor): Hacia el Siglo XXI, 1984. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of board Hispanic Counseling Center, Hempstead, 1975-1987. Member Modern Language Association (delegate to nat. assembly1987^), American Association Teachers Spanish and Portuguese, Society Spanish and Spanish-American Studies, SigloXX/20th Century.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, art, theater.

Connections

Married Juan Manuel Rodriquez, June 16, 1956. Children: Mercedes Eileen, Stephen Manuel.

father:
Ramón José Mazquiaran

mother:
Clotilde (Agramunt) Mazquiaran

spouse:
Juan Manuel Rodriquez

children:
Mercedes Eileen Rodríguez

Stephen Manuel Rodríguez