The following individuals participated in the 18th annual William E. Colby Military Writers’ Symposium.
- James Wright, Those Who Have Borne the Battle: A History of America’s Wars and Those Who Fought Them
- David McIntyre, Centerline
- Karl Marlantes, Matterhorn and What It’s Like to Go to War
- Col. Jon Coffin, (Ret. VTARNG), one of only six psychologists in the country’s National Guard system
- Stephen Pomeroy, moderator for the 2013 panel discussion
Colby Award Winner
- Thomas P. McKenna, Kontum: The Battle to Save South Vietnam. Winner of the 2013 Colby Award.
- Michael Franzak, A Nightmare’s Prayer. Winner of the 2012 Colby Award.
- Carlo D’Este, author and Colby Symposium executive director
- Myke Cole, author of the Shadow Ops series