Student, Antioch College, 1960-1962; Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1969; Master of Arts in Women's Studies, City College of New York, 1990.
Associate editor, Bobbs-Merrill, New York City, 1969-1972;
freelance editor, copyeditor, New York City, 1972-1975;
copyeditor, Village Voice, New York City, 1975-1979;
copy chief, deputy managing editor, Village Voice, New York City, 1979-1986;
assistant professor journalist, New York University, New York City, 1986-1993;
committee coordinator, Network of East-West Women, New York City, 1993-1996. Panel organizer Socialist Scholars Conference, New York City, 1992. Seminar organizer New York Institute for the Humanities, New York City, 1990-1993.
Workshop co-organizer New York University Center for European Studies, New York City, since 1992. Panelist Institute for Study in Salzberg, Austria, 1994.
Member No More Nice Girls, New York City, since 1977. Co-founder Network of East-West Women, New York City, since 1990, member steering committee. Member National Writers Union, Editorial Freelancers Association.
Married Jack Robbins, November 25, 1964. 1 child, Christie Megan.