Quill Awards

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The 2007 Quill Awards (the Oscars for book authors) took place this year at Jazz at Lincoln Center with an eclectic combination of celebrity presenters and award winning authors including the Duchess of York who wore Vera Wang, Gay Talese, Brooke Shields, Mary Higgins Clark, Al Roker with News 4’s Hoda, Joan Allen, Tina Brown, the ubiquitous photographer Patrick McMullan, Dan Rather, Catherine Crier, Jonathan Groff , Amy Sedaris and Al Gore’s daughter Karena Gore Schiff who accepted her Dad’s award for his book The Assault on Reason.

 

Photo and caption by Bettina Cirone