Swem Library at the College of William & Mary welcomes W&M alumnus Steve Vogel, author and reporter for The Washington Post, to campus to discuss his new book, Through the Perilous Fight: Six Weeks That Saved the Nation, which tells the gripping story of the burning of Washington and the improbable last stand at Baltimore that helped save the nation and inspired its National Anthem. Event to be held Friday, Nov. 22 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in Swem Library’s Botetourt Theatre, ground floor. Cocktail reception and book signing to follow presentation. Books available for purchase at the event. Free and open to the public. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Further information can be found at swem.wm.edu.