Bachelor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1929. Post doctoral, Sorbonne, Paris, 1929. Post doctoral, University London.
Post doctoral, University College.
Editor American Medical Association, Chicago, 1930-1933. Foreign correspondent Newspaper Editorial Association, Europe, 1933-1939. Chief bureau division board economic warfare Board Economic Warfare, Washington, 1942-1944.
Professor of English Literature Interamerican University, San German, Puerto Rico, 1956-1963. Visiting lecturer Silliman University, Philippines, 1963. Lecturer in creative writing Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1955.
Married Irving Peter Pflaum, February 11, 1930 (deceased April 1985). Children: John, Peter, Thomas.