Bachelor, Barnard College, 1952.
Fellow New York Institute for the Humanities (interim director 1995-1996). Member Costume Society American, College Art Association, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association American Center (president 1995-1996), Century Association F C.
Married John Hollander, June 15, 1953 (divorced 1977). Children: Martha, Elizabeth. Married Thomas Nagel, June 26, 1979.