Tifft, Susan E.

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TIFFT, Susan E.

TIFFT, Susan E. American, b. 1951. Genres: History, Biography. Career: Federal Election Commission, Washington, DC, assistant press secretary, 1975-78; The Urban Institute, Washington, DC, public affairs director, 1978- 81; Time, New York City, staff writer, 1982-88, associate editor, 1988-91. Duke University, trustee, 1974-77; Carter-Mondale General Election Campaign, speech writer, 1980; Columbia University, fellow at Gannett Center for Media Studies, 1986-87; Woodrow Wilson Scholar, 1991; artist in residence, Bellagio Study & Conference Center, Bellagio, Italy, 1994, Yaddo, Saratoga Springs NY, 1996. Publications: (with A.S. Jones) The Patriarch: The Rise and Fall of the Bingham Dynasty, 1991; (with Jones) The Trust: The PrIvate and Powerful Family Behind the New York Times, 1999. Author of articles. Address: 225 W. 86th St., New York, NY 10024, U.S.A.