Richard Steyn is a Stellenbosch University-trained lawyer who edited the Natal Witness for 15 years and The Star from 1990-1995. He was a Nieman Fellow at Harvard in 1985-86 and is currently on the executive of the SA Institute of International Affairs and the Helen Suzman Foundation. He is the author of three books, two of them on Jan Smuts.
 Gossip with the old goats (Congregational Church)
 Get off your armchair (Congregational Church)
 Men of war (Elephant & Barrel)