The Second Annual Amagansett Maritime Festival is going virtual this Saturday, with programs celebrating the rich and unique story of the Amagansett community and its relationship to the sea. The event is a joint project of the East Hampton Historical Society, the Amagansett Livesaving Station, the Amagansett Library and the East End Classic Boat Society. Marianne Howard from the East Hampton Historical Society will tell the story of Amagansett’s very brave
[caption id="attachment_4293" align="alignnone" width="600"] A section of the cover of the Everyman's Library edition of Nabokov's "Pale Fire."[/caption] Kara Westerman considers herself a Vladimir Nabokov stalker. Ms. Westerman, an East Hampton writer, memoir instructor and editor, has loved reading the work of the controversial postmodern novelist, best known for his obsessive 1955 novel "Lolita," for decades. But this past summer, her obsession with Nabokov took a deeper turn. [caption id="attachment_4295"