AB, U. New Zealand, Wellington, 1949; Master of Arts honors, U. New Zealand, Wellington, 1951; Master of Arts, University of California at Los Angeles, 1954; Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1958.
Junior assistant Department Prime Minister Government New Zealand, Wellington, 1944—1952. Assistant to secretary Princeton University, New Jersey, 1956—1957. From instructor to assistant professor Temple University, Philadelphia, 1957—1961.
From assistant professor to professor City University of New York, New York City, since 1961. Associate bibliographer Modern Language Association, New York City, since 1958. Member associate faculty, member advisory committee Columbia University, New York City, since 1976.
Visiting professor University of California at Los Angeles, 1970-1985, 98, teaching assistant, 1953-1955.
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Member Modern Language Association, American Society Theatre Research (executive secretary, vice president 1976-1983), Eugene O'Neill Society (council, president 1996-2000, Gold Medallist), Shakespeare Society of America (former research assistant), Princeton Club New York.
Married Ralph Arthur Ranald, February 26, 1955, (deceased September 26, 2006), 1 child, Caroline Margaret.