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William E. Colby Military Writers' Symposium


  • Norwich University 158 Harmon Drive Northfield, VT, 05663 United States (map)

The William E. Colby Military Writers’ Symposium is a two-day event hosted at Norwich University in Northfield, Vermont. The only program of its kind at an American university, this unique and powerful program invites distinguished authors and experts in the fields of military history, intelligence, or current affairs to campus for social events, book signings, presentations, classroom sessions, and a moderated panel discussion on the theme for the year.

Featured guests:

  • COL Robert Dalessandro, USA (Ret.), Chairman of the World War I Centennial Commission and Deputy Secretary of the American Battle Monuments Commission.
  • Michael Neiberg, professor of history in the department of national security and strategy and inaugural chair in war studies at the U.S. Army War College.
  • Jennifer Keene, professor of history and chair of the History Department at Chapman University, member of the advisory board of the International Society for First World War Studies and book review editor for the Journal of First World War Studies.
  • David J. Barron, 2017 Colby Award winner for Waging War: The Clash Between Presidents and Congress 1776-ISIS.

Registration: Norwich University undergraduate and graduate students are invited to participate, no registration or ticket required. All other guests, we ask that you register to attend.

Contact: Norwich University

Later Event: April 12
Emma Wunsch