Steffens, Pete, 1927-2012 Edit


Agent Type


  • 1924-11-21 – 2012-08-23 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Steffens, Pete, 1927-2012

External Documents


  • Biography/Historical Note

    Pete Steffens was born in San Remo, Italy, the only child of Lincoln Steffens and writer Ella Winter, and was educated at Harvard and Balliol College, Oxford. In the late 1950s and early 1960s, while reporting on Israel and Jordan for TIME. His longest teaching stint, lasting 27 years, was at Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA, where he became deeply involved in journalism education for young Native Americans.