Associate of Arts, Colorado Women's College, 1941. Bachelor of Science, University Nebraska at Kearney, 1964. Master of Arts, University Nebraska at Kearney, 1968.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Nebraska, 1974.
Teacher, Grand Island (Nebraska) High School, 1964-1967;
from instructor to Professor of English,, U. Nebraska at Kearney, 1968-1990;
Martin professor, U. Nebraska at Kearney, 1989-1990;
professor emerita, U. Nebraska at Kearney, since 1990. Lecturer to area schools, colleges universities, Nebraska, South Dakot, since 1971. Manuscript evaluator U. Nebraska, Nebraska History Society, South Dakot Humanities Commission, since 1975.
Consultant National Endowment for Humanities television specialists, 1988, 90.
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Board of directors Great Plains Chautauqua, 1987-1994, Nebraska Humanities Council, 1987-1993. With Walking Attack Vehicle Enhanced, 1943-1945. Member Modern Language Association, National Education Association, Western Literature Association (board directors 1976-1979, 82-85, president 1980), Sandoz Heritage Society (board directors since 1988), Willa Cather Pioneer Memorial, Alpha Delta Kappa.
Married Mitchell Harris, March 30, 1944. Children: Susan, Sally, Robin, Melody.