Upcoming Events:


Eagle River Rotary

Noon, Jan. 25

Anchorage Senior Center

Harvard-Yale Club

Noon, Feb. 6

PubHouse Restaurant

Alaska Prospectors Society

7:45pm, March 6

Anchorage First United Methodist Church

Previous Events:


Anchorage Downtown Rotary Club
Noon, June 13, 2017
Egan Center

Anchorage Book Launch
5-7 pm, June 15
Blue Hollomon Gallery

Anchorage International Rotary
Noon, June 16, 2017
Coast International Inn


Mike Porcaro Show radio interview
3:30pm, July 12
KENI 650 Anchorage

Anchorage book signing
10am-1pm, July 13
Mosquito Books, Anchorage International Airport

Book Signing
6-9pm, July 13
Anchorage Barnes & Noble Bookstore

Capital chat with Sharon Gaiptman
8:30am, July 18
KINY 800 Juneau radio

Juneau Downtown Rotary Club
Noon, July 18
Baranof Hotel

Juneau Book Signing
3pm, July 18
Alaska State Museum bookstore, Juneau

Juneau World Affairs Council
5 pm, July 18
KTOO-TV studios

Sitka Chamber of Commerce
Noon, July 19
Westmark Hotel

Sitka Historical Society Speaker’s Series
7 pm, July 19
Harrigan Centennial Hall

Costco book signing
10am-3pm, July 22
Anchorage Costco, 330 W Dimond Blvd.

Anchorage Chamber of Commerce 
Noon, Aug. 28
Dena'ina Convention Center, Anchorage

Anchorage East Rotary
Noon, Aug. 30
Anchorage Hilton Hotel

Commonwealth North Author Talk
5:30 pm, Aug. 30
Anchorage Museum

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
9 am, Sept. 10
2824 E. 18th Ave., Anchorage

Institute of Social and Economic Research 
Noon, Sept. 13
ISER offices, 1901 Bragaw St., Suite 301

Fairbanks Downtown Rotary
Noon, Sept. 14
Fairbanks Westmark Hotel

University of Alaska Fairbanks book release
​and presentation

7pm, Sept. 14
Murie Auditorium, UAF, Fairbanks

Fairbanks Sunrisers Rotary
7 am, Sept. 15
Carlson Center, Fairbanks

Washington, D.C. book event
3:30 pm, Sept. 21
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, DC

Book event
1 pm, Sept. 23
Public library, Newland, NC

Alaska Historical Society Annual Conference
​Sept. 28-29 (time TBD)
Anchorage Museum



















Former Alaska Lt. Gov. Fran Ulmer, chair of the US Arctic Research Commission, joined author David Ramseur in Juneau in July.


Palmer Book Release Event & Dinner
4 pm book-signing, June 19
Fireside Books, Palmer

6:15 pm Russian Dinner, June 19
Turkey Red Restaurant, Palmer


Hometown Alaska radio program
2 pm, June 21, KSKA public radio
with Charles Wohlforth

World Trade Center-Alaska Presentation
with authors Vic Fischer & Mike Dunham
4-7pm, June 22
Lakefront Hotel, Anchorage

UAA Bookstore Presentation & Book Signing
Noon-2pm, June 23
UAA Bookstore

TV interview - Daybreak
6 am, June 30
KTVA Channel 11, Anchorage

Presentation, book signing
Noon-1pm, July 3
Juneau Public Library

4pm, July 3
Hearthside Books, Juneau

Susitna Rotary Club
​6 pm, Oct. 4
Settler's Bay Lodge, Wasilla

Soldotna Rotary Club
Noon, Oct. 5
Mykel's Restaurant, Soldotna

Soldotna Public Presentation
6pm, Oct. 5
Soldotna Public Library

Pratt Museum Presentation
5pm, Oct. 10
Pratt Museum, Homer

Seward Rotary Club
Noon, Oct. 17
Breeze Inn, Seward

Seward Public Presentation
5pm, Oct. 17
Seward Public Library

Chugiak-Eagle River Chamber of Commerce
Noon, Oct. 18
Ale House, Eagle River

Alaska Day Presentation
​6:30 pm, Oct. 18
Anchorage Museum

UAA Presentation
1—3pm, Oct. 28
UAA Bookstore

Nome Rotary Club
Noon, Nov. 1
Nome Nugget Hotel, Nome

Nome Community Presentation
5pm, Nov. 1
Kegoayah Kozga Public Library, Nome

Bartlett Club
Noon, Nov. 8
Anchorage Senior Center

Anchorage Midtown Rotary
6pm, Nov. 16
Village Inn, 4403 Spenard Road

Anchorage South Rotary
Noon, Nov. 30
Aladdin's Restaurant, 4240 Old Seward Hwy.

49 Writers Craft Talk
7 pm, Nov. 30
Indigo Tea Lounge
530 E Benson Blvd., Anchorage

Alaska World Affairs Council
Noon, Dec. 1
49th State Brewing, Anchorage

Anchorage Hillside Rotary

7 am, Jan. 11

Dorolia's Restaurant


Pioneers of Alaska
6 pm, Jan. 16, 2018
612 F Street, Anchorage

Palmer Rotary Club
Noon, Jan. 18
Turkey Red Restaurant

Barlett Club
Noon, Jan. 25
Anchorage Senior Center







A standing-room-only crowd filled Anchorage Blue Hollomon Gallery for the kickoff of David's book.

A whale bone used in decades past for securing whaling boats greets visitors along the Russian Bering Sea coast near the village of Lorino.

David signs copies of Melting the Ice Curtain at Palmer's Fireside Books on a sunny Palmer day in June.

David Ramseur