An In-Depth Look at Thomas Jefferson’s Legacy

March 12, 2021


During this Close Up Conversations webinar, Close Up’s, Joe Geraghty, discusses Thomas Jefferson’s legacy with journalist, historian, and author Marc Leepson.

Marc Leepson is a journalist, historian and the author of nine books, most recently:Ballad of the Green Beret, a biography of Army Staff Sgt. Barry Sadler (Stackpole Books, 2017). His previous books includeWhat So Proudly We Hailed: Francis Scott Key, A Life(Palgrave/Macmillan, 2014),Lafayette: Idealist General; andSaving Monticello (Simon & Schuster, hardcover, 2001; University of Virginia Press, paper, 2003).He was a former staff writer for Congressional Quarterlyin Washington, DC, and has been a free-lance writer since 1986. Marc Leepson has written for many newspapers and magazines, including the Smithsonian, Washington Post, New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal. Marc has been interviewed many times on radio and television, including on The Today Show, CNN, MSNBC, Fox New and National Public Radio.