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Gerard Colby (earlier known as Gerard Colby Zilg) is president of the US National Writers Union where he previously held various chair positions. From 1997-2001 he served as chair of the Vermont section.

He worked on ..

  • Du Pont: Behind The Nylon Curtain (1974) as the author. The book was the subject of a landmark federal case that won promotional rights for authors. It was re-released as Du Pont Dynasty in 1984.
  • Thy Will Be Done, the Conquest of the Amazon (1995) as co-author with his wife, Charlotte Dennett.
  • Into The Buzzsaw: Leading Journalists Expose the Myth of a Free Press (2002) as collaborator. The book is an anthology on the current state of investigative journalism in the US and was a Amazon.com top ten best seller.
Currently (2003) he is working on a book with Dennett about the U.S. in the Middle East.

In 2003 he received the National Press Club's "Arthur Rouse Award for Press Criticism" for the book Into the Buzzsaw: Leading Journalists Expose the Myth of a Free Press (Prometheus Books, 2002) that was edited by the co-award winner Kristina Borjesson.

Colby has appeared on radio and television and lectured at colleges and national conferences.

He lives in Burlington, Vermont.
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Total Books: 3
Thy Will Be Done The Conquest of the Amazon  Nelson Rockefeller and Evangelism in the Age of Oil
Thy Will Be Done The Conquest of the Amazon  Nelson Rockefeller and Evangelism in the Age of Oil
Du Pont behind the nylon curtain
1974 - Du Pont Behind the Nylon Curtain (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780132210775
ISBN-10: 0132210770
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