The Female Quotient hosted a pop up at the home of Joan Hornig in Southampton on Thursday, August 1. The day included panel conversations followed by dinner. As part of the program Angela LaGreca, Creative Director, LTV, interviewed The Independent’s Associate Editor Bridget LeRoy. There was also a discussion featuring Hornig, Nisa Amoils, venture capitalist and entrepreneur, and Kathleen King, founder, Tate’s Bake Shop. The evening concluded with a special talk and performance with Ari Afsar and Jen Bender, of “Jeanette.” The Female Quotient hosts lounges all over the world.
BookHampton in East Hampton welcomes Jeanne McWilliams Blasberg, author of “The Nine” on Thursday, August 22, at 5 PM. Friday, August 23, at 5 PM, Anthony Tommasini will talk about “The Indispensable Composers.” Saturday, August 24, at 5 PM, there will be Hilary Knight, author of “The 365 Days of Eloise: My Book of Holidays.” Sunday, August 25, at 4 PM welcomes Lisa Taddeo, who wrote “Three Women.” Monday, August 26, at 5 PM, will be George Packer, talking about “Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century.” On Tuesday, August 27, at 5 PM, designer Isaac Mizrahi will read from “I.M.: A Memoir.” Go to www.bookhampton.com for details.