Marc Leepson live and in person:

Friday, April 6, 2018 - United States Daughters of 1812 , talk on Francis Scott Key and the writing of "The Star-Spangled Banner" and book signing at Annual National Meeting, Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - ExxonMobil Spouses Group, Northern Virginia. Talk on Saving Monticello and book signing.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Southern Maryland Civil War Roundtable, La Plata, Md. 7:00 p.m. talk on Desperate Engagement and book signing at the College of Southern Maryland's Center for Business and Industry, La Plata. 

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - Arlington House DAR Chapter, Arlington, Virginia. Talk on Saving Monticello and book signing. 

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century, Washington, D.C. Talk 
on Saving Monticello and book signing at the annual National Conference

Friday, April 13, 2018 - Presidential Families of America, Washington, D.C. Talk on Saving Monticello and book signing at the annual meeting.

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - Southern Maryland Civil War Round Table, Frederick, Maryland. Tour of the Monocacy National Battlefield.

Sunday, April 15, 2018 - National Society Daughters of the Barons of Runnemede, Washington, D.C. Talk on Flag: An American Biography and book signing at annual meeting.

Friday, April 27, 2018 - Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation, Martinsburg, West Virginia. 2:30 p.m. talk on Desperate Engagement at the 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Avenue of Invasion Conference and book signing. Holiday Inn, 301 Foxcroft Avenue, Martinsburg, W.Va. For info, call 540-740-4545 or email

Friday and Saturday, April 27 and 28, 2018 - "Eat, Drink & Be Literary" event, Hillsboro, Virginia. 6:30 p.m. talk on Saving Monticello and book signing. Old Stone Schoolhouse, 37098 Charles Town Pike, Hillsboro. 

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - Military History & Veterans Discussion Group, Silver Spring, Md. Morning talk on Ballad of the Green Beret and book signing. Schweinhaut Senior Center, 1000 Forest Glen Rd., Silver Spring. Free and open to the public. For info, call 240-777-8085. 

Saturday, May 5, 2018 - Lane's Mill DAR Chapter, Centreville, Virginia. Talk on Ballad of t
he Green Beret and book signing.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia, Fairfax, Virginia. 12:30 p.m. talk on Francis Scott Key and the writing of "The Star-Spangled Banner" and book signing. 8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax. For info, call 703-323-0880.

Saturday, May 19, 2018 - Biographers International Organization annual Conference, New York City. Moderator, 9:30 a.m. panel, "Writing About the Vietnam War." Leon Levy Center for Biography, Graduate Center, City University of New York, 365 Fifth Ave. For info, go to:

Saturday, June 16, 2018 - Mount Vernon Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America, Alexandria, Virginia. Talk on Ballad of the Green Beret and book signing at June meeting. 

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - Montgomery County (Md.) OASIS, Bethesda, Maryland. 1:00 p.m. talk on Flag: An American Biography and book signing. 7125 Democracy Blvd., 2nd floor, Bethesda. For info, go to or call 301-469-6800

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - Augustus P. Gardner American Legion Post, McLean, Virginia. 11:30 talk on Saving Monticello and book signing at monthly luncheon. 

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - Sons and Daughters of the Pilgrims Virginia Chapter, Charlottesville, Virginia. Talk on Saving Monticello and book signing at luncheon meeting. 

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - The Glebe retirement community, Daleville, Virginia. 3:00 p.m. talk 
on Ballad of the Green Beret and book signing. Open to the public, for info, call 540-795-2224. () 795-2224